Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Kennedy is a Professor of Medicine in the UAB Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Kennedy completed his medical school training at the Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, TX. After this initial medical training, Dr. Kennedy completed his internship and residency at the UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Kennedy then completed his fellowship training in Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine in the same division he would later join as a faculty member. Dr. Kennedy is a supporter of the Birmingham VA Medical Center and has testified before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs to display the need for ongoing support and appreciation for the facility and its programs.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2016 Practical Management Guide for Clinicians Who Treat Patients with Amiodarone 2016
    2011 Formaldehyde exposure and asthma in children: A systematic review 2011
    2009 Pharmacokinetics and lung delivery of PDDS-aerosolized amikacin (NKTR-061) in intubated and mechanically ventilated patients with nosocomial pneumonia 2009
    2009 The Anticipated Physician Shortage: Meeting the Nation's Need for Physician Services 2009
    2009 The Modern Teaching Physician-Responsibilities and Challenges: An APDIM White Paper 2009
    2006 Improving ambulatory prescribing safety with a handheld decision support system: A randomized controlled trial 2006
    1999 The lung in systemic lupus erythematosus 1999
    1995 Mechanical ventilation: A review for the internist 1995
    1994 Alteration of cellular cytosolic calcium and chemotactic peptide binding by an inhibitor of neutrophil function. 1994
    1994 Alteration of cellular cytosolic calcium and chemotactic peptide binding by an inhibitor of neutrophil function 1994
    1994 Vitamin A is excreted in the urine during acute infection 1994
    1992 Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia associated with systemic lupus erythematosus 1992
    1990 High alveolar surface tension pulmonary edema--relationship to adult respiratory distress syndrome. 1990
    1990 Clinical aspects of amiodarone pulmonary toxicity 1990
    1990 Invited letter concerning: High alveolar surface tension pulmonary edema - Relationship to adult respiratory distress syndrome (I) 1990
    1989 Dietary fish oil inhibits bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis in the rat 1989
    1988 Effect of iron deficiency on bleomycin-induced lung fibrosis in the hamster 1988
    1987 Amiodarone Pulmonary Toxicity: Clinical, Radiologic, and Pathologic Correlations 1987
    1987 Amiodarone lung: Pathologic finding in clinically toxic patients 1987
    1987 Amiodarone pulmonary toxicity. Clinical, radiologic, and pathologic correlations. 1987
    1987 Effects of dietary fats on bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis 1987
    1986 Reduction in bleomycin-induced lung hydroxyproline content by an iron chelating agent. 1986
    1986 Reduction in bleomycin-induced lung hydroxyproline content by an iron chelating agent 1986
    1986 Studies of membrane receptors, phagocytosis, and morphology of subpopulations of rat lung interstitial macrophages 1986
    1985 Pulmonary hypertension in the interstitial lung diseases 1985

    Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1982
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1984
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1986
  • Full Name

  • John Kennedy