Physician Profile

Mark L. Metersky, M.D.

Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, UConn Center for Bronchiectasis Care
Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program
Office Locations:

Pulmonary Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
860-679-8300
Directions

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
Education and Training:
TrainingInstitutionMajor/Specialty
Undergraduate SchoolFranklin and Marshall CollegeBiology
Medical SchoolNew York University School of MedicineMedicine
InternshipBoston City HospitalInternal Medicine
ResidencyBoston City HospitalInternal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of California San Diego Medical CenterPulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Winner of the Alfred Soffer Research Award for Best Clinical Research PresentationAmerican College of Chest Physicians Annual National Meeting
Included in Guide to Top DoctorsGuide to Top Doctors
Named One of America's Top DoctorsAmerica's Top Doctors
Connecticut Lung Health AwardAmerican Lung Association of Connecticut
Selected Publications:


Peer Reviewed Publications

Association of azithromycin with mortality and cardiovascular events among older patients hospitalized with pneumonia. Mortensen, Eric M; Halm, Ethan A; Pugh, Mary Jo; Copeland, Laurel A; Metersky, Mark; Fine, Michael J; Johnson, Christopher S; Alvarez, Carlos A; Frei, Christopher R; Good, Chester; Restrepo, Marcos I; Downs, John R; Anzueto, Antonio. (2014). JAMA, 21, (311), 2199-208.

Nebulized colistin for non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: déjà vu all over again?. Metersky, Mark L; O'Donnell, Anne E. (2014). American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 10, (189), 1151-2.

The effect of the endothelin-1 receptor antagonist, bosentan, on patients with poorly controlled asthma: a 17-week, double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover pilot study. Coyle, Timothy B; Metersky, Mark L. (2013). The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma, 4, (50), 433-7.

Is the present definition of health care-associated pneumonia the best way to define risk of infection with antibiotic-resistant pathogens?. Yap, Vanessa; Datta, Debapriya; Metersky, Mark L. (2013). Infectious disease clinics of North America, 1, (27), 1-18.

Does value-based purchasing enhance quality of care and patient outcomes in the ICU?. O'Brien, James M; Kumar, Anupam; Metersky, Mark L. (2013). Critical care clinics, 1, (29), 91-112.