Wassim Labaki, MD is a Clinical Lecturer in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and the Medical Director of the Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Program at the University of Michigan. Dr. Labaki earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan Health System. He is currently enrolled in a Master’s degree program in Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis at the University of Michigan.
Dr. Labaki is a member of the COPD Clinic and the COPD Quality Improvement Committee at the University of Michigan. His research focuses on the study of metabolomics and the characterization of chest imaging biomarkers in COPD. He is also involved in the operations of several NIH-sponsored COPD studies and clinical trials. He serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of the COPD Foundation and is an active member of the American Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society.