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Ali I. Musani, MD, FCCP, FACP

Associate Professor of Medicine



Ali I. Musani, MD, FCCP, FACP

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of Colorado Denver

Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Director, Interventional Pulmonology

Director, Bronchoscopy Service

Director, Lung Nodule Clinic

Director, Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Program
National Jewish Health


Education & Training

1994 – 1996  Residency, State University of New York

1998 – 2001 Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Hospital   
 of the University of Pennsylvania

Specialized Training - Endotracheal and Endobronchial Diseases (Marseille, France)
Specialized Training - Endobronchial Ultrasound (Hiroshima, Japan)
Specialized Training - Medical Thoracoscopy (Marseille, France)

Research Interests
Lung Cancer, Interventional Pulmonology, Other Pulmonary Disease Research
Clinical Interests
Special interests in interventional pulmonology; early diagnosis of lung cancer; staging of lung cancer; treatment of airway obstruction due to cancers and benign disorders; malignant pleural effusion.
Extensive training, both locally and internationally, in complicated lung diseases requiring bronchoscopic procedures and pleural procedures.

Honors & Awards

1/2010 – 1/2012          Honorary Visiting Faculty Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
 Top Physicians of USA, 2007
American College of Chest Physicians Young Leader Award, Oct 2006

Editorial Board, Journal of Bronchology

Editorial Board, World Association of Bronchology
Editorial Board, Lung Cancer Frontiers

Professional Experience

Present  Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics. Director, Interventional Pulmonology
National Jewish Health

Pulmonary/Lung Conditions
Interventional Pulmonology, Malignant Pleural Effusions, Thoracic Oncology
Affiliation with University of Colorado Denver
Associate Professor of Medicine
Professional Memberships/Societies
American Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians
World Association for Bronchology
American College of Physicians
Board Certified
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Critical Care Certification