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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine Program is to be a leader in the provision of comprehensive medical care to patients with pulmonary disease, critical illness, allergic diseases and sleep disorders, to be an engine for innovative research aimed at elucidating basic mechanisms of disease, to translate our research activities into new clinical initiatives, and to provide a rich training environment for the next generation of international leaders in basic, translational and clinical research.

News & Highlights

  • UCSF Team Learns More About Why Airway Closes Up During Asthma Attacks   Read more »
  • Asthma Risk Varies with Ethnic Ancestry Among Latinos, UCSF Team Finds   Read more »
  • Russell Colunga knew a lung transplant could save his life, but he never dreamed he'd be back to teaching fitness classes every day.   Read more »


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