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Dana Gleicher Kissner, MD - 2016 College Teaching Award Recipient
Associate Professor, Clinical Educator
Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center
Full Time
Medical Fellow/Resident/Student Instruction

Harper University Hospital
3990 John R - 3 Hudson
Detroit, MI 48201

(313) 745-0895
Clinical Interests

Cystic Fibrosis, Tuberculosis, Bronchiectasis, Nontuberculous Mycobacteria

Education

1963-65  Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
1965-67  AB, Barnard College, New York, NY
1968-70  MAT, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
1970-72  Pre-Medical, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1972-76  MD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1993-95  MS, Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis, University of Michigan
School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI
 

Post Graduate Training

1976-77  Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1977-79  Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1979-81  Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Faculty Appointments

1981-85
Instructor
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

1985-2000
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine,
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI

1990-1994
Interim Division Chief
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI

2000-present
Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI
 

Research Interests

Cystic Fibrosis - Director Therapeutic Development Center, PI on multiple therapeutic drug clinical trials

Peer-Reviewed Publications

1.      Trapnell BC, McColley A, Kissner DG, et al for the Phase 2 FTI study group.  Fosfomycin/Tobramycin for inhalation in Cystic Fibrosis patients with Pseudomonas airway infection.  Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 2012;185:171-178.

2.      Marks S.C., Kissner D.G. Management of sinusitis in adult cystic fibrosis.  (1997). Am J Rhinol, 11(1), 11-14.

3.      Nizami I, Kissner D.G., Visscher D.W., Dubaybo BA.  (1995) Bronchiolitis obliterans with organizing pneumonia: an acute and life threatening syndrome.  Chest, 108(1), 271-277.

4.      Selvaggi SM, Kissner DG, Qreshi F.  Metastatic metaplastic carcinoma of the breast: diagnosis by bronchial brush cytology.  Diag Cytopathol 1989; 5: 396-399.

5.      Mallett VT, Bhatia RK, Kissner DG, Sokol RJ.  Use of an HeO2 mixture in the management of upper airway obstruction during labor and delivery.  J Reprod Med 1989; 34: 429-430.

6.      Kissner DG, Lawrence WD, Selis JE, Flint A.  Crack lung: pulmonary disease caused by cocaine abuse.  Am Rev Resp Dis 1987; 136: 1250-1252.

7.      Kissner DG.  Tuberculosis:  missed opportunities.  Arch Intern Med 1987; 147: 2037-2040.

8.      Kissner D.G., Sorkin R.P.  (1986) Anomalous pulmonary venous connection: medical therapy.  Chest, 89(5), 752-754.

9.      Gross BH, Glazer GM, Kissner DG.  CT of unusual mediastinal vascular abnormalities.  Computerized Radiology 1984; 8: 369-374.

10.   Lynch JP, Schaberg DR, Kissner DG, Kauffman CA.  Cryptococcus laurentii lung abscess.  Am Rev Resp Dis 1981; 123: 135-138.

 

Reviews and Books

Books Chapters

  1. Kissner DG. Tuberculosis. In: Victor LD, Ed. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, pp. 379-400, 1992.
  2. Kissner, DG. Tuberculosis: In: Kruse JA, Carlson RW, Fink MP, Eds. Manual of Critical Care. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, pp. 374-378, 2003.
  3. Kissner, DG. Antituberculosis Drugs: In: Kruse JA, Carlson RW, Fink MP, Eds. Manual of Critical Care. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, pp. 660-664, 2003.
  4. Kissner, DG. Treatment of Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases: In: Rakel RE, Bope ET, Eds. Conn�s Therapy, 2003. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, pp. 275-282, 2003.

Published Book Reviews

  1. Kissner DG. Review of Bronchoalveolar Lavage: Cytology and Clinical Applications. M.W. Stanley, MJ Henry-Stanley, C Iber. IGAKU-SHOIN Medical Publishers, Inc., NY, 1991. Ann Intern Med 1992; 116: 432.