Arizona Health Sciences

John W. Bloom, MD

Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Medicine

Contact Information

Office: 002305
Phone: (520) 626-6380


  • 1971 - MD, Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia

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."
Research Interests: 

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

Honors and Awards: 
2007 - Excellence in Clinical Science Teaching for Medical Students Award, University of Arizona