Abubakr Chaudhry, M.D.

Abubakr Chaudhry, M.D.Abubakr Chaudhry, MD joined our practice in 2017. After completing his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care at Emory University, he pursued an academic position at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. While at UHCMC, he helped build the Critical Care Ultrasound Program for the physicians in training. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Chaudhry is committed to pursuing research that will advance the future of pulmonary care. His work has been presented at national conferences and published in premier academic journals. His clinical and research interests include pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary vascular diseases, interstitial lung diseases and interventional pulmonary medicine. His expertise includes specialized procedures including flexible bronchoscopy and endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS).

EDUCATION

Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Fellowship in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
2013-2016

Research in Pulmonary Vascular Diseases: Pulmonary Hypertension
2013-2016

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Atlantis, FL

Residency in Internal Medicine
2010-2013

University of Health Sciences: Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

Doctor of Medicine
Bachelor of Medicine
Bachelor of Surgery
2003-2009

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION

Certification, Pulmonary Medicine, 2016 – Present

Certification, Internal Medicine, 2014 – Present

BLS/ACLS Certified, 2011 - Present

Medical License, State of Georgia, 2013 – Present

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Federation for Medical Research, 2016 - Present

Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2015 – Present

American College of Chest Physicians, 2014 – Present

American Thoracic Society, 2014 – Present

Professional Experience

2016 Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine Case Western Reserve Medical University; Cleveland, Ohio

2016 Clinical Instructor for Bedside Critical Care Ultrasound Cleveland Medical Center at University Hospitals; Cleveland, Ohio

2016 Co-Director of ICU Quality Care at Ahuja Medical Center; Cleveland, Ohio

Professional Affiliations

American Federation for Medical Research, 2016 - Present

Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2015 – Present

American College of Chest Physicians, 2014 – Present

American Thoracic Society, 2014 – Present

Honors and Awards

SAFMR/SSCI Trainee Research Travel Award, American Federation for Medical Research, 2016

Teaching Resident of the Year, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2013

Gold Medal Recipient in Surgery AIMC, 2009

Publications

Chaudhry A, Carthan KA, Kang BY, Calvert J, Sutliff RL, Michael Hart C.

PPARγ attenuates hypoxia-induced hypertrophic transcriptional pathways in the heart Pulm Circ. 2017 Mar 13;7(1):98-107. doi: 10.1086/689749. eCollection 2017 Mar. PMID: 28680569

Donath E, Chaudhry A, Hernandez-Aya L, Louis L.

A Meta-Analysis on the Prophylactic Use of Macrolide Antibiotics in the Prevention of Exacerbations in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Respir Med. 107(9):1385-92; Epub 2013 Jun 12. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2013.05.004.

Books

Emory Resident Handbook for Critical Care Medicine 2016

Peer Reviewed Abstracts and Presentations

American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR/SSCI). New Orleans, Louisiana, 2016 PPARg Activation Modulates PINK 1 Expression in Human Pulmonary Artery Smooth Muscle Cells (HPASMC). Chaudhry A, Green D and Hart M. Oral Presentation.

ATS 2016. San Francisco, California, 2016 PPARg Activation Modulates PINK 1 Expression in Human Pulmonary Artery Smooth Muscle Cells (HPASMC). Chaudhry A, Green D and Hart M. Poster Presentation.

Pulmonary Winter-course. Orlando, Florida, 2014 HIV and Hypoxemia: Hickam’s dictum of disease.Chaudhry A, Han J. Oral Presentation.

CHEST 2014: American College of Chest Physicians Meeting. Austin, Texas, 2014 Bedside Critical Care Echocardiography Revealing an Unsuspected Diagnosis. Chaudhry A, Neuman R, Cribbs S. Poster Presentation.

American Thoracic Society. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2013 An Indirect Comparisons Analysis of Prostacyclins,Endothelin Receptor Antagonists and Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Donath E, Sarmento B, Chaudhry A, Lit L. Poster Presentation.

CHEST 2012: American College of Chest Physicians Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, 2012. Tracheobronchopathia Osteochondroplastica: A Review of the Literature and Statistical Analysis. Chaudhry A, Donath E, Mehta A. Oral Presentation

CHEST 2012: American College of Chest Physicians Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, 2012. Evaluation of Gender and Racial Differences Influencing Efficacy of Therapeutics for Pulmonary Hypertension: A Meta-Regression Analysis. Donath E, Chaudhry A, Himangi K. Poster Presentation.

ACP National Conference. New Orleans LA, 2012 A Meta-Analysis on the Prophylactic use of Macrolide Antibiotics in the Prevention of Exacerbations in Patients with Chronic Obstructive. Chaudhry A, Donath E, Hernandez-Aya L, Louis L. Pulmonary Disease Poster Competition

Research Day. West Palm Beach VAMC, 2012 A Meta-Analysis on the Prophylactic use of Macrolide Antibiotics in the Prevention of Exacerbations in Patients with Chronic Obstructive. Chaudhry A, Donath E, Hernandez-Aya L, Louis L. Presentation.

Scholarship Day. University of Miami, 2012 A Meta-Analysis on the Prophylactic use of Macrolide Antibiotics in the Prevention of Exacerbations in Patients with Chronic Obstructive. Chaudhry A, Donath E, Hernandez-Aya L, Louis L. Presentation.

ACP Conference. Orlando Florida, 2011 An Impressive Case of PRES. Chaudhry A, Virmani S. Oral Presentation.

Scholarship Day. University of Miami, 2011 An Impressive Case of PRES. Chaudhry A, Virmani S. Presentation.