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Dr Jill Ohar

Dr Jill Ohar

Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Immunology, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Jill Ohar earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania and her medical degree from Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Her postdoctoral training included an internship in obstetrics/ gynecology at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and a residency in medicine at Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, where she completed a subsequent clinical fellowship in pulmonary diseases and critical care. She has served on the faculty at Saint Louis University and is currently a tenured professor at Wake Forest School of Medicine.

Dr. Ohar is a clinical investigator and the author or coauthor of numerous journal articles, reviews, abstracts, and book chapters. Her current research interests focus on occupational pulmonary disease and the diagnosis/delivery of care to COPD patients. She is a member and a past officer of the American College of Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, and a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.

Updated 28 November 2023