Dean E. Schraufnagel, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy, Department of Medicine



It is my great honor and privilege to invite you to join us in honoring our distinguished colleague, Dr. Dean Schraufnagel. For more than 46 years, Dean has dedicated his career to the teaching, research, and mentoring of fellows and junior faculty to advance the excellence of patient care for our communities. His exemplary scholarship has yielded more than 200 publications – and countless awards – resulting in an illustrious career of tremendous contributions to society and the well-deserved national and global recognition as a leader in the advancement of lung health. We are seeking to establish an endowed professorship named in his honor, The Dean E. Schraufnagel Endowed Professorship: