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Marvin I. Schwarz, M.D.

Professor of Medicine Division Co-Head


 

Marvin I. Schwarz, M.D.

Professor of Medicine Division Co-Head


University of Colorado Denver


Marvin.Schwarz@ucdenver.edu

 

 

 
EDUCATION/TRAINING
Bard College, Annondale-on-Hudson, New York
1960 B.A. 

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
1964 M.D. 

Charity Hospital of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA
1964-65 Intern 
1965-67 Resident 

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
1967-69 Fellow Pulmonary

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1966-1969
Instructor, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

1972-1977
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

1973-1974
Chief, Pulmonary Section General Rose Memorial Hospital, Denver, CO

1973-1974
Staff Physician, Pulmonary Division, Veterans Administration Hospital, Denver, CO

1973-present
Consultant to the Army in Pulmonary Diseases, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center

1974-1988
Chief, Pulmonary Section, Veterans Administration Hospital, Denver,

1977-1986
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

1985-1987
Co-Head, Division of Pulmonary Sciences, University of Colorado Denver

1986-present
Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO

1987-1993
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital

1987-present
Director, Respiratory Care Services, University Hospital Director, Fellowship Program, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine,

1987-present
University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO Head, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado

1987-present
Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

HONORS

Alpha Omega Alpha
Western Society of Clinical Research
Western Association of Physicians
 Outstanding Medical Specialists, Town & Country, 1989,1995
The Best Doctors in America, Woodward, White, 1993-1999
The James C. Campbell Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, 1996
 


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (From a list of more than 130 papers)

Sahn S, Schwarz MI: Desquamative interstitial pneumonia with a normal chest roentgenogram. Brit J Dis Chest 1974; 68:228-238.


Matthay R, Schwarz MI, Petty TL, et al: Acute lupus pneumonitis: analysis of twelve cases. Medicine 1975; 54:397.


Schwarz MI, Matthay Ra, Sahn SA, et al: Interstitial lung disease in polymyositis and dermatomyositis: analysis of six cases and review of the literature. Medicine 1976; 55:89.


Iseman MD, Schwarz MI, Stanford RE: Angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy with dysproteinemia with lung involvement: a case report with immunofluorescent staining of lung tissue. Ann Intern Med 1976; 85:752.


Kaehny W, Schwarz MI, McIntosh RM, et al: Post-pneumococcal immune glomerulonephritis and alveolitis. Arch Int Med 1138:806.


Schwarz MI, Dreisin RB, Pratt DE, Stanford RE: Immunofluorescent patterns in the idiopathic interstitial pneumonias. J Lab Clin Med 1978; 91:929.


Dreisin RB, Schwarz MI, Theophilopoulos AN, Stanford RE: Circulating immune complexes in the idiopathic interstitial pneumonias. New Engl J Med 1978; 296:353


May JJ, Schwarz MI, Dreisin RB: The occurrence of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in diffuse interstitial lung disease. Ann Intern Med 1979; 90:199.


King TE, Schwarz MI, Dreisin RB, Pratt DS, Theofilopoulos AN: Circulating immune complexes in pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma. Ann Intern Med 1979; 91:199.


Pratt DS, Katulis J, Dreisin RB, Robinson HM, Schwarz MI: The use of fluorescent labeled antigen to follow the fate of instilled immune complexes in the rabbit lung. J Immunol Methods 1979; 27:127.


Pratt DS, Schwarz MI, May JJ, Dreisin RB: Rapidly fatal pulmonary fibrosis: the accelerated variant of interstitial pneumonitis. Thorax 1979; 34-587.


Shasby DM, Schwarz MI, Stanford RE, et al: Immuno complex deposition in Wegeners granulomatosis. Chest 1982; 81:338.


Watters LC, King TE, Cherniack RM, Waldron J, Stanford RE, Christopher KL, Schwarz MI: Bronchoalveolar lavage neutrophil content increases after corticosteroid therapy in smokers with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am Rev Resp Dis 1986; 133:104-109.


Watters LC, King TE, Cherniack RM, Schwarz MI: A quantitative method of longitudinal follow-up of patients with diffuse parenchymal lung disease. Am Rev Respir Disease 1986; 133:97-103.


Watters LC, Schwarz MI, Cherniack RM, et al: Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Pretreatment bronchoalveolar alvage cellular constituents and their relationships with lung histopathology and clinical response to therapy. Am Rev Respir Dis 1987; 135:696-704.


Dunn Tl, Watters LC, Hendrix C, Cherniack RM, Schwarz MI, King TE: Gas exchange at a given degree of volume restriction is different in sarcoidosis and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Med 1988; 85:221-224.
Aguayo SM, Kane MA, King TE, Schwarz MI, Grauer L, Miller YE: Increased bombesin like peptide in the lower respiratory tract of asymptomatic cigarette smokers. J Clin Invest 1989; 84:1105.


The BAL Co-operative Steering Committee: Bronchoalveolar lavage constituents in healthy individuals, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and selected comparison groups. Am Rev Respir Dis 1990; 141:S169.


Hanley MI, King TE, Schwarz MI, et al: The impact of smoking on mechanical properties of the lungs in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis. Am Rev Respir Dis 1991; 144:1102-1106.


Schwarz MI, Colby TV, Lynch DA, Waldron J, Mortenson RL, Hutt MP, Cherniack RM, King TE: Pulmonary capillaritis: the association with progressive airflow limitation and hyperinflation. Am Rev Respir Dis 1993; 148:507-511.


Cherniack RM, Colby TV, Flint A, Thurlbeck WM, Waldron JA, Ackerson I, Schwarz MI, King TE: Correlation of structure and function in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1995; 151:1180-1187


Fitzgerald J, Tuder RM, Lynch DA, King TE, Schwarz MI: Diffuse panbronchiolitis in the United States. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1996; 154:497-503
Jennings CE, Tuder R, Cherniack RM, King TE, Schwarz MI: Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage with underlying isolated pauci-immune pulmonary capillaritis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1997; 155:1101-1109


Zamora MR, Warner ML, Tudor R, Schwarz MI: Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE): Clinical Presentation, Histology, Survival and Outcome. Medicine 1997; 76:192-202.
Badesch DB, Zamora MR, Fullerton D, Weill D, Tuder R, Grover F, Schwarz MI: Pulmonary capillaritis: A histologic form of acute lung allograft rejection. J Heart Lung Transpl 1998; 17:415-422.


Schwarz MI, Zamora ME, Hodges T, Chan E, Bowler R, Tuder RM: Isolated capillaritis and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage in rheumatoid arthritis and mixed connective tissue disease. Chest 1998; 113:1609-1615.

 
Nicolls MR, Terada L, Tuder RM, Prindiville S, Schwarz MI: Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage and pulmonary capillaritis in the retinoic acid syndrome. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 1998; 158:1302-1305.


Chan ED, Kalayanamit T, Lynch DA, Arndt P, Tuder R, Winn R, Schwarz MI. Small airways disease caused by infectious agents: mycoplasma pneumonia-associated severe obstructive lung disease in three adults and a literature review. Chest 1999; 115:188-194.


Mason R, Schwarz MI, Hunninghake G, Musson R. Pharmacologic therapy for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: past, present and future. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 1999; 160:1721-1777.


King TE, Schwarz MI, Brown K, Tooze JA Colby TV, Flint A, Waldron J, Thurlbeck W, Cherniack RM. Relation between histopathology and mortality in a prospective study of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Amer J Resp Crit Care Med, In Press.


King TE, Tooze JA, Brown KK, Lynch D, Schwarz MI, Cherniack RM. Prediction of survival in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: Development of a new clinical, radiologic and physiologic scoring system and survival model. Amer J Respir Crit Care Med, In press.


Brown KK, Morales DV, King TE, Schwarz MI. Desquamative interstitial pneumonia: comparison to usual interstitial pneumonia/idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Submitted.


Vourlekis JS, Brown KK, Cool C, Cherniack RM, King TE, Schwarz MI. Acute interstitial pneumonitis: initial presentation and subsequent course. Medicine 2000; 79”369-378.


Markopoulou KD, Cool CD, Elliot TL, Lynch DA, Newell JD, Hale JA, Brown KK, Schwarz MI, Tuder RM. Obliterative bronchiolitis: varying presentations and clinicopathologic correlations. Eur Respir J, In press.


Portnoy J, Brown KK, Young DA, Lynch DA, Cherniack RM, King TE, Schwarz MI. Respiratory bronchiolitis—Interstitial Lung Disease (RB-ILD): Clinical course and outcome. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, In Press.


Vourlekis JS, Schwarz MI, Cool CD, Tuder RM, King TE, Brown KK. Non-specific interstitial pneumonitis: the sole histologic expression of hypersensitivity pneumonitis. Submitted.