Office Address:
T-1208 MCN (2650), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Room / Suite T-1208 MCN, Nashville, TN

Melinda Owen Bass Chair in Medicine, Department of Medicine

?bronchoscopy; pulmonary artery catheterization; thoracentesis; pulmonary function; exercise testing; asthma; lung needle biopsy and critical care


M.D. - Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana
B.S. - Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Professional Highlights
Dr. Bernard received his undergraduate degree from the University of Louisiana, Lafayette in 1972 and his M.D from Louisiana State University in 1978. He trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky and completed subspecialty training at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine from 1976-1981, where he was the Parker B. Francis Fellow in Pulmonary Medicine and completed his Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship.

Clinical Interest

Research Keywords
Sepsis and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome