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

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
Education and Training:
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
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Garibaldi AwardUCONN Health
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 Doctors 2001-2015America's Top Doctors
Connecticut Lung Health AwardAmerican Lung Association of Connecticut
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Predictors of Pseudomonas and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in hospitalized patients with healthcare-associated pneumonia. Metersky, Mark L; Frei, Christopher R; Mortensen, Eric M. (2016). Respirology (Carlton, Vic.), 1, (21), 157-63.

Predictors of warfarin-associated adverse events in hospitalized patients: Opportunities to prevent patient harm. Metersky, Mark L; Eldridge, Noel; Wang, Yun; Jaser, Lisa; Bona, Robert; Eckenrode, Sheila; Bakullari, Anila; Andrawis, Mary; Classen, David; Krumholz, Harlan M. (2015). Journal of hospital medicine,

New therapeutic options for noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis. Yap, Vanessa L; Metersky, Mark L. (2015). Current opinion in infectious diseases, 2, (28), 171-6.

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.