Robert J. Kaner   Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Phone
  • (646) 962-2333 (Clinical)

Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia, PA

 Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia, PA

 Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Hospital of

the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

 Fellowship (research): Connective Tissue Research Institute,

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

 Director, Ventilator Management Team, New York-Presbyterian

Hospital/Weill Cornell Campus, New York, NY

Awards

    Outstanding Clinician Award, NY State Thoracic Society, 2010

Publications (selected)

Stover DE and Kaner RJ.  Pulmonary Toxicity in DeVita VT, Hellman S, Rosenberg SA, eds. Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology. 9th edition. Philadelphia, Pa: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011

Kaner RJ. Pulmonary Complications of Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation. Pulmonary Up-To-Date Series on CD, 1996-2013.

Kaner RJ.. Pulmonary Complications of Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation.  Pulmonary Up-To-Date Series on CD, 1996-2013.

A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trial of Warfarin in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Noth I, Anstrom KJ, Calvert SB, de Andrade J, Flaherty KR, Glazer C, Kaner RJ, Olman MA; The Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Research Network (IPFnet). Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 May 3.  

Prednisone, azathioprine, and N-acetylcysteine for pulmonary fibrosis. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Research Network, Raghu G, Anstrom KJ, King TE Jr, Lasky JA, Martinez FJ. (Kaner RJ, collaborating investigator) N Engl J Med. 2012 May 24;366(21):1968-77

A Comparison of Seriously Ill Patients with or without AIDS Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation. J Dermot Frengley, M.D.; Giorgio R Sansone, Ph D; Kiranjit Uppal, M.P.H; John J Vecchione, M.D; Robert J Kaner, M.D J Crit Care. 2012 Dec;27(6):594-601 

Mast Cells: A Pivotal Role in Pulmonary Fibrosis. Arul Veerappan, Nathan J. O’Connor, Jacqueline Brazin, Alicia C. Reid, Albert Jung, David McGee, Barbara Summers, Dascher Branch-Elliman, Brendon Stiles, Stefan Worgall, Robert J. Kaner and Randi B. Silver DNA AND CELL BIOLOGY Volume 32, Number 4, 2013 206–218 

Effects of smoking on non-AIDS-related morbidity in HIV-infected patients. Shirley DK, Kaner RJ, Glesby MJ. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jul;57(2):275-82.

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Background

Primary Affiliation

  • Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Contact

full name

  • Dr. Robert J Kaner, MD

primary email

  • rkaner@med.cornell.edu