Kara Calhoun, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine-Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care


  • Calhoun K, Smith J, Gray AL. Social and biologic determinants in lung transplant allocation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2023 Jun 1;28(3):163-167. PubMed PMID: 37073809
  • Lenhart-Pendergrass PM, Malcolm KC, Wheeler E, Rysavy NM, Poch K, Caceres S, Calhoun KM, Martiniano SL, Nick JA. Deficient Complement Opsonization Impairs Mycobacterium avium Killing by Neutrophils in Cystic Fibrosis. Microbiol Spectr. 2023 Feb 14;11(1):e0327922. PubMed PMID: 36651756
  • Wheeler EA, Lenhart-Pendergrass PM, Rysavy NM, Poch K, Caceres S, Calhoun KM, Serban K, Nick JA, Malcolm KC. Divergent host innate immune response to the smooth-to-rough M. abscessus adaptation to chronic infection. bioRxiv. 2023 May 16. PubMed PMID: 37293112
  • Nick JA, Malcolm KC, Hisert KB, Wheeler EA, Rysavy NM, Poch K, Caceres S, Lovell VK, Armantrout E, Saavedra MT, Calhoun K, Chatterjee D, Aboellail I, De P, Martiniano SL, Jia F, Davidson RM. Culture independent markers of nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) lung infection and disease in the cystic fibrosis airway. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2023 Jan;138:102276. PubMed PMID: 36417800

Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

General Information

Department: Medicine-Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care
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CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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