Cardiovascular Health Research Unit

Sina Gharib, MD

Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

sagharibu.washington.edu

Education

BS, Electrical Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, 1992.
MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts, 1996.
Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 1999.
Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2006.
Fellowship, Sleep Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2008.


Interests

Pathogenesis of complex phenotypes using genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic analyses.
Pulmonary and sleep related disorders
Computationally-driven methods that are applicable to a wide-range of clinically significant diseases.



Publications

A Khalyfa, SA Gharib, J Kim, E Dayyat, AB Snow, R Bhattacharjee, L Kheirandish-Gozal, JL Goldman, D Gozal. Transcriptomic analysis identifies phosphatases as novel targets for adenotonsillar hypertrophy of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea. 2010-05-15. PMID:20093640

L Becker, SA Gharib, AD Irwin, E Wijsman, T Vaisar, JF Oram, JW Heinecke. A macrophage sterol-responsive network linked to atherogenesis. 2010-02-03. PMID:20142100

DB Hancock, M Eijgelsheim, JB Wilk, SA Gharib, LR Loehr, et. al. Meta-analyses of genome-wide association studies identify multiple loci associated with pulmonary function. 2010-01-01. PMID:20010835

SA Gharib, T Vaisar, ML Aitken, DR Park, JW Heinecke, X Fu. Mapping the lung proteome in cystic fibrosis. 2009-06-01. PMID:19354268

SA Gharib, WC Liles, LS Klaff, WA Altemeier. Noninjurious mechanical ventilation activates a proinflammatory transcriptional program in the lung. 2009-05-13. PMID:19276240