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A. James Mamary, MD


A. James Mamary, MD


Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery

Telephone:  215-707-3332

Email: albert.mamary@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Section of Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


Educational Background:


Undergraduate degree:  BA, Psychology, Haverford College, Haverford, PA, 1989; MA, Anthropology, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, 2004


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1999


Internship:  Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1999-2000


Residency:  Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, 2000-2002; Chief Resident Internal Medicine, 2002-2003


Fellowship:  Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Temple University Hospital, 2002-2003

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clinical Interests:

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Asthma
  • Advanced lung disease and lung transplantation
  • Pulmonary vascular diseases
  • Mechanical ventilation

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board certification(s):

  • Internal Medicine, 2002
  • Pulmonary Diseases, 2005
  • Critical Care Medicine, 2006

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research interests:

  • Epidemiology of respiratory failure in severe COPD
  • Air quality and lung disease
  • Quality of life following prolonged respiratory failure

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

22938715. Wells JM, Washko GR, Han MK, Abbas N, Nath H, Mamary AJ, Regan E, Bailey WC, Martinez FJ, Westfall E, Beaty TH, Curran-Everett D, Curtis JL, Hokanson JE, Lynch DA, Make BJ, Crapo JD, Silverman EK, Bowler RP, Dransfield MT, Pulmonary arterial enlargement and acute exacerbations of COPD. N Engl J Med 367:10(913-21)2012 Sep 6

22429093. Barr RG, Berkowitz EA, Bigazzi F, Bode F, Bon J, Bowler RP, Chiles C, Crapo JD, Criner GJ, Curtis JL, Dass C, Dirksen A, Dransfield MT, Edula G, Erikkson L, Friedlander A, Galperin-Aizenberg M, Gefter WB, Gierada DS, Grenier PA, Goldin J, Han MK, Hanania NA, Hansel NN, Jacobson FL, Kauczor HU, Kinnula VL, Lipson DA, Lynch DA, MacNee W, Make BJ, Mamary AJ, Mann H, Marchetti N, Mascalchi M, McLennan G, Murphy JR, Naidich D, Nath H, Newell JD Jr, Pistolesi M, Regan EA, Reilly JJ, Sandhaus R, Schroeder JD, Sciurba F, Shaker S, Sharafkhaneh A, Silverman EK, Steiner RM, Strange C, Sverzellati N, Tashjian JH, van Beek EJ, Washington L, Washko GR, Westney G, Wood SA, Woodruff PG, A combined pulmonary-radiology workshop for visual evaluation of COPD: study design, chest CT findings and concordance with quantitative evaluation. COPD 9:2(151-9)2012 Apr

21573034. Mamary AJ, Kondapaneni S, Vance GB, Gaughan JP, Martin UJ, Criner GJ, Survival in Patients Receiving Prolonged Ventilation: Factors that Influence Outcome. Clin Med Insights Circ Respir Pulm Med 5:(17-26)2011 Apr 25

20496304. Criner GJ, Mamary AJ, Lung volume reduction surgery and lung volume reduction in advanced emphysema: who and why? Semin Respir Crit Care Med 31:3(348-64)2010 Jun

20477315. Mamary AJ, Criner GJ, Tiotropium bromide for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Expert Rev Respir Med 3:3(211-20)2009 Jun

8918370. Marshall C, Mamary AJ, Verhoeven AJ, Marshall BE, Pulmonary artery NADPH-oxidase is activated in hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 15:5(633-44)1996 Nov

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