Joseph LaskyChairs Message
Welcome to the Tulane University Section of Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care and Environmental Medicine. Everything we do is centered on our belief that the people of the gulf south merit local access to the best possible health care. We teach foundations and innovations in medicine to the doctors of the future.  And because we hold dear our obligation to educate bright inquiring minds, we are dedicated to deliver evidence based and cutting-edge medicine.  What is more, we are devoted to research that will improve upon health care in the coming years.  We feel privileged to have made research contributions along the way, and look forward to shaping future advancements in health care. 
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Best DoctorsBest Doctors
Congratulations to
Dr. Joseph Lasky,
Dr. Jaime Palomino,
Dr. Ross Klingsberg,
Dr. Nereida Parada, Dr. Supat Thammasitboon and Dr. Francesco Simeone. These physicians were recognized as the best doctors of Pulmonary Medicine in the state of Louisiana by Best Doctors, Inc., a company that has built a database of professionals that are highly regarded by their peers. For a complete list, visit the New Orleans Magazine website.

Patient Information
Tulane University Section of Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care and Environmental Medicine provides clinical care in all aspects of pulmonary medicine. To learn more visit our patient website »

Training Programs
We offer two training programs in the heart of New Orleans, a unique and very enjoyable city. Our Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship is a three year program, while our Sleep Medicine Fellowship is a 12 month program. Visit the links below to learn more about these programs.






1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-2250