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Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD,  Midwestern Section Chair
Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD
Midwestern Section Chair
Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pathology & Immunology, Washington University in St. Louis

Education: B.S. Chemistry & Biochemistry (High Distinction) University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE; M.D., Ph.D. (Molecular Biophysics) Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; Physician-Scientist Training Program Residency and Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Clinical Interest: pulmonary diseases, critical care, lung transplantation

Research Interests: exosome-mediated signaling in chronic lung disease, activation of type-2 immune pathways in pathogenesis of COPD and asthma, lung repair in chronic transplant rejection

Award and Honors:
  • 1999 Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society
  • 1999 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellorís Scholar Award
  • 2007 Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Medical Scientist Fellow Award
  • 2008 Gregory J Gurnter, MD Internal Medicine Resident Research Award
  • 2011 Barnes Jewish Hospital Knowlton Award for Clinical Excellence 2013 American Thoracic Society Early Career Investigator Award
  • 2014 NHLBI K08 Career Award
  • 2015 Burroughs Wellcome Career Award for Medical Scientists
  • 2018 AFMR Junior Physician Investigator Award

Current AFMR position: Midwestern Section Chair

Term: 05/01/22 - 4/30/23

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