Departments, Centers, & Programs:
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
- MD, UC Davis School of Medicine
- Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
- Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
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Dr. Thompson is the Medical Director of the NHLBI-funded Prevention and Early Treatment of Acute Lung Injury (PETAL) Clinical Coordinating Center where he coordinates randomized controlled trials for critically ill patients. In collaboration with Drs' Christiani and Bajwa at MGH, Dr. Thompson is exploring the molecular epidemiology of ARDS susceptibility and ARDS and sepsis clinical outcomes. Dr Thompson is working with Dr. Michael Matthay at UCSF on the design and implementation of a Phase II trial of mesenchymal stem cells for the treatment of ALI and with Augustine Choi at the Brigham and Women's Hospital on the design and implementation of a clinical trial of inhaled carbon monoxide as a potential therapeutic agent for ARDS.
Dr. Thompson is the author or co-author of over 200 peer reviewed publications, reviews, and book chapters.