Department of Pathology
  Brigham and Women's Hospital
  A teaching Affliate of Harvard Medical School
Login Skip Navigation Links
  Skip Navigation Links
HomeExpand Home


Submit new announcement
Lester Kobzik, M.D.

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Academic Activities:

75 Francis Street
AL-3 Amory Building
Boston,MA 02115
Education and Training:

Medical School - : Tufts University School of Medicine M.D.
Internship 1979 - 1980 : Veterans Administration Boston Health Care
Residency 1981 - 1982 : Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship 1983 - 1986 : Brigham and Women's Hospital

Clinical Specialties:
  • Pulmonary Pathology
Research Interests: Publication:
  1. Hamada, K., Suzaki, Y., Goldman, A., Ning, Y.Y., Goldsmith, C., Palecanda, A., Coull, B., Hubeau, C., and Kobzik, L. 2003. Allergen-independent maternal transmission of asthma susceptibility. J Immunol 170:1683-1689.
  2. Arredouani, M., Yang, Z., Ning, Y., Qin, G., Soininen, R., Tryggvason, K., and Kobzik, L. 2004. The scavenger receptor MARCO Is required for lung defense against pneumococcal pneumonia and inhaled particles. J Exp Med 200:267-272.
  3. Fedulov, A., Silverman, E., Xiang, Y., Leme, A., and Kobzik, L. 2005. Immunostimulatory CpG oligonucleotides abrogate allergic susceptibility in a murine model of maternal asthma transmission. J Immunol 175:4292-4300.
  4. Arredouani, M.S., Franco, F., Imrich, A., Lu, X., Perkins, D., Soininen, R., Tryggvason, K., Shapiro, S., Fedulov, A., and Kobzik, L. 2007. Scavenger receptors SR-AI/II and MARCO limit pulmonary dendritic cell migration and allergic airway inflammation. J. Immunol. (9):5912-20.
  5. Dahl, M., Bauer, A.K., Arredouani, M., Soininen, R., Tryggvason, K., Kleeberger, S.R., and Kobzik, L. 2007. Protection against inhaled oxidants through scavenging of oxidized lipids by macrophage receptors MARCO and SR-AI/II. J Clin Invest 117:757-764.
<June 2019>

<Monday, June 24, 2019>
8:00 AM

Cotran Conference Center
8:00 AM

Autopsy suite
9:00 AM

Clinical Lab conference room
3:00 PM

Dammin signout suite
Copyright 2008 - 2019, BWH Pathology, All rights reserved.