Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, MICU - UAB Highlands Hospital
Associate Medical Director, MICU University Hospital
Director, UAB Multidisciplinary Sarcoidosis Clinic
Director, UAB ICU Clinical Research Consortium
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine
1720 2nd Avenue So, THT-422
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35294
2003, American Board of Internal Medicine
2006, American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases
2007, American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
Medical School: Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA
Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Clinical and Research Interests
Transplantation, Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease
Wille KM, Sharma NS, Kulkarni T, Lammi MR, Barney JB, Bellot SC, Cantor RS, Naftel DC, Diaz-Guzman E, McGiffin DC. Characteristics of patients with pulmonary venoocclusive disease awaiting transplantation. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Nov;11(9):1411-8. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201408-354OC
Wille KM, Gaggar A, Hajari AS, Leon KJ, Barney JB, Smith KH, Pajaro O, Wang W, Oster RA, McGiffin DC, Young KR. Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome and survival following lung transplantation for patients with sarcoidosis. Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis. 2008 Dec;25(2):117-24.
Baughman RP, Barney JB, O'Hare L, Lower EE.A retrospective pilot study examining the use of Acthar gel in sarcoidosis patients. Respir Med. 2016 Jan;110:66-72. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.11.007. Epub 2015 Nov 19.
Willett LL, Barney J, Saylors G, Dransfield M. An unusual cause of chronic cough. Foreign body aspiration. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Feb;21(2):C1-3.
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