Arizona Health Sciences

John W. Bloom, MD

Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Medicine

Contact Information

Office: N/A
Building: Life Sciences North
Phone: (520) 626-6380
Email: jbloom@deptofmed.arizona.edu

Honors and awards

  • Excellence in Clinical Science Teaching for Medical Students Award, University of Arizona, 2007

Research interests

  • Molecular mechanisms of glucocorticoid action in the lung; mechanisms of eosinophil apoptsosi; effects of genetic polymorphisms on gene expression in asthma.

MSRP-sponsored research

  • Christopher Barnes (MSRP 1996): "Are there M5 Muscarinic Receptors in the Lung?"
  • Elizabeth Babin (MSRP 1996): "The regulation of substance P receptors by gluco-corticosteroids in the lung."
Medical School: 
MD: Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia, 1971
Research Interests: 

Molecular mechanisms of glucocorticoid action in the lung; mechanisms of eosinophil apoptosis; effects of genetic polymorphisms on gene expression in asthma.