Carol Feghali-Bostwick, PhD

SScores Associate Director; Lung Histopathology Core PIFeghali-Bostwick_Carol_PhD

Institution: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Graduate school:  Tulane University/PhD/1992

Academic rank:  Associate Professor

Mailing address:  University of Pittsburgh, Division of PACCM, 628 NW MUH, 3459 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Email:  feghali2@pitt.edu or feghalica@upmc.edu

Phone:  412.692.2210

Summary of academic interest:  Pathogenesis of fibrosis, IGFBP mechanisms of action, study of twins with scleroderma

Recent publications relevant to the SScores:

Lung tissues in patients with systemic sclerosis have gene expression patterns unique to pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension.  Hsu E, Shi H, Jordan RM, Lyons-Weiler J, Pilewski JM, Feghali-Bostwick CA.  Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Mar;63(3):783-94. doi: 10.1002/art.30159.