Faculty Profile


Edward Garrity, Jr
Section of Pulmonary / Critical Care
Professor of Medicine (Part-Time)
egarrity@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730
Associate Vice Chair for UHI, Transplant and EMR; Director, Physician Directed Practice Plan

Academic Interests

Dr. Garrity is a leading authority in the field of lung transplantation. His expertise comes from the varied and extensive experience he has gathered as a clinician and teacher in the areas of pulmonary diseases, pulmonary physiology, transplantation, and Cystic Fibrosis. Dr. Garrity has led and participated in numerous clinical trials, consensus conferences, and publication of guidelines for lung transplantation and organ donor management. From the knowledge gained with these exposures, Dr. Garrity has broadened his interests to include aspects of public policy development for transplantation, as well as the business of medicine and health care management
 

Clinical Interests

Advanced lung diseases,lung transplantation,cystic fibrosis and the prevention of lung diseases
 

Publications

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Training

  • MD, 1976, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Medicine
  • Residency, 1979, Loyola University Medical Center, Medicine
  • Fellowship, 1983, The University of Chicago, Pulmonary and Critical Care
  • MBA, 2001, Benedictine University, Health Administration