Robert J Kaner Internal Medicine

Robert J Kaner

Internal Medicine
New York, NY 10065
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About Robert J Kaner

Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,Philadelphia, PA�Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,Philadelphia, PA�Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Hospital ofthe University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA�Fellowship (research): Connective Tissue Research Institute,University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA�Director, Ventilator Management Team, New York-PresbyterianHospital/Weill Cornell Campus, New York, NYAwards��� Outstanding Clinician Award, NY State Thoracic Society, 2010Publications (selected)Stover DE and Kaner RJ.� Pulmonary Toxicity in DeVita VT, Hellman S, Rosenberg SA, eds. Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology. 9th edition. Philadelphia, Pa: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011Kaner RJ. Pulmonary Complications of Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation. Pulmonary Up-To-Date Series on CD, 1996-2013.Kaner RJ.. Pulmonary Complications of Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation.� Pulmonary Up-To-Date Series on CD, 1996-2013.A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trial of Warfarin in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Noth I, Anstrom KJ, Calvert SB, de Andrade J, Flaherty KR, Glazer C, Kaner RJ, Olman MA; The Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Research Network (IPFnet). Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 May 3.��Prednisone, azathioprine, and N-acetylcysteine for pulmonary fibrosis. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Research Network, Raghu G, Anstrom KJ, King TE Jr, Lasky JA, Martinez FJ. (Kaner RJ, collaborating investigator) N Engl J Med. 2012 May 24;366(21):1968-77A Comparison of Seriously Ill Patients with or without AIDS Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation. J Dermot Frengley, M.D.; Giorgio R Sansone, Ph D; Kiranjit Uppal, M.P.H; John J Vecchione, M.D; Robert J Kaner, M.D J Crit Care. 2012 Dec;27(6):594-601�Mast Cells: A Pivotal Role in Pulmonary Fibrosis. Arul Veerappan, Nathan J. O'Connor, Jacqueline Brazin, Alicia C. Reid, Albert Jung, David McGee, Barbara Summers, Dascher Branch-Elliman, Brendon Stiles, Stefan Worgall, Robert J. Kaner and Randi B. Silver DNA AND CELL BIOLOGY Volume 32, Number 4, 2013 206-218�Effects of smoking on non-AIDS-related morbidity in HIV-infected patients. Shirley DK, Kaner RJ, Glesby MJ. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jul;57(2):275-82.


NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center 425 East 61st Street New York, NY 10065


Robert J Kaner has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Specialty Expertise

Robert J Kaner has the following 9 expertise

  • Asthma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Chest Infection
  • Pneumonia
  • Emphysema
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)


39 Years Experience

Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania


Perelman School Of Medicine At University Of Pennsylvania

Graduated in 1982

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