Joseph Carrington, DO, MHA
Dr. Joseph Carrington is an Iowa native and a graduate of Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He earned a dual degree, Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine and Masters of Healthcare Administration. He went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency at Johns Hopkins University - Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, located in Baltimore, Maryland. He completed a fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. He also served as a Chief Fellow and was awarded "Research Fellow of the Year" and "House Officer of the Year." Dr. Carrington is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
His research interests are in the inflammatory pathways of inhalational lung injury and recovery, including IL-6 and IL-10. His research was presented at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Conference, where he was awarded for giving one of the top five presentations. He works at MercyOne Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa, as an Intensivist and Pulmonologist.
Dr. Carrington discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.