Kevin Robert Flaherty MD

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Specialties: 
Pulmonary Diseases, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and other interstitial lung disease, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), lung transplantation, lung disease associated with connective tissue diseases. Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care Medicine  

Locations

U of M Pulmonary

Brighton Health Center
8001 Challis Rd
Brighton
MI
48116
Phone:
810-227-9510
Fax:
810-220-1270

U of M Pulmonary

Taubman Center Floor 3 Reception C
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5360
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-647-9342
Fax:
734-763-4585

U of M Pulmonary

Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
2215 Fuller Road, Floor 1, Room 111C
Ann Arbor
MI
48105
Phone:
734-769-7100

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Indiana University School of Medicine, 1993

Residency

  • Indiana University, Internal Medicine, IN, 1997

Fellowship

  • Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 2000

Professional Organizations

  • American Thoracic Society

  • Michigan Thoracic Society

  • American College of Chest Physicians

Board Certification

  • Critical Care Medicine

  • Pulmonary Disease

Research

Design and participation in clinical trials of new treatments for patients with pulmonary fibrosis.

Biography

Dr. Kevin R. Flaherty is an Associate Professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is the associate director of the pulmonary/critical care fellowship program and past president of the Michigan Thoracic Society. He is a member of several medical organizations, including the American Thoracic Society, the European Respiratory Society, the American College of Chest Physicians, and the Michigan Thoracic Society. Dr. Flaherty is a reviewer for American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Chest, European Respiratory Journal, Journal of the American Geriatric Society (JAGS), American Journal of Medicine, Respiration, Expert opinion on Medical Diagnostics, Respiratory Research, and American Journal of Physiology. He is the author or coauthor of numerous articles for journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Chest, European Respiratory Journal, Postgraduate Medicine and American Journal of Medicine. His clinical and research interests include lung transplant, COPD, and interstitial lung diseases such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and is an investigator on numerous grants. He received his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Flaherty completed his residency in internal medicine at Indiana University and his fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at University of Michigan. Dr. Flaherty has also completed a Master's Degree program in Biostatistics and Clinical Study Design at the University of Michigan, School of Public Health.

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