Internal Medicine

Lakshmi Durairaj, MD, MS

Portrait

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine  - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine

Contact Information

Office: C33 General Hospital
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-353-7968

Email: lakshmi-durairaj@uiowa.edu

Education

MBBS, Kilpauk Medical College, India
MS, Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health
MS, Translational Biomedicine Program, University of Iowa

Residency, Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Iowa, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Federal Board of Internal Medicine
Federal Licensing Examination
FMGEMS
Pulmonary Disease

Research Summary

Dr. Durairaj's main focus is in translational research in airway infections and immunity. Her current studies include xylitol for exacerbation of cystic fibrosis, genetics of ventilator associated pneumonia and assessment of biomarkers in lung fluid in critically ill patients.

Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23