Office Address:
Center for Lung Research, 1161 21st Ave S, MCN, Room / Suite T-1218, Nashville, TN 37232

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Research Description
Dr. Jonathan A. Kropski received his undergraduate degree from Davidson College in 2004 and his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 2008. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary/Critical Care fellowship at Vanderbilt University. His research interests include the investigating the genetic basis of interstitial lung diseases and how genetic factors influence lung injury, repair and fibrosis. His laboratory utilizes genetic, genomic, and single-cell biology approaches together with cell and transgenic animal models to study the molecular mechanisms of lung epithelial injury and repair.
Research Keywords

Research focus: pulmonary fibrosis, genetics, rare lung diseases, single-cell biology, lung epithelial repair

Previous Institution
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Buffalo, NY
Previous Role/Title
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Interstitial lung disease


MD - Vanderbilt University
BS - Davidson College