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Jonathan S. Kurman MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Froedtert and Medical College Pavilion
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/01/2003 - 06/30/2007 BS in Biology & Political Science, Union College, Schenectady, NY
08/01/2003 - 06/30/2008 MBA, Union Graduate College, Schenectady, NY
08/01/2007 - 06/30/2011 MD, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2011 - 06/30/2014 Resident, Division of Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017 Fellow, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018 Interventional Pulmonology Fellow, Section of Pulmonary & Critical Care, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2017 Chief Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2018 - Present Director of Interventional Pulmonology, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
07/01/2018 - Present Froedtert Menomonee Falls, Menomonee Falls, WI
07/01/2018 - Present Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Internal Medicine
2015
None
Pulmonary Disease
2016
None
Critical Care Medicine
2017
None
Interventional Pulmonology
2019
None
   
AWARDS AND HONORS:
2007 Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society, Union College
2011 Distinction in Bioethics, Albany Medical College & Alden March Bioethics Institute
2011 Pulmonary Medicine Award, Albany Medical College
2014 Abstract Scholarship, American Thoracic Society Assembly on Clinical Problems
2014 Global Health Elective Scholarship, Medical College of Wisconsin
2014 Housestaff Research Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
2016 Research Day Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
2017 Fellows Track Symposium Award, American Thoracic Society
2017 Best Teaching Fellow, Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 Faculty Development Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
2019 Poster Judge, American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology National Conference
2019 Faculty Development Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
03/05/2021 Best Poster, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Medicine Research Retreat
08/26/2021 - 08/28/2021 Co-Chair of Endobronchial repair of the airway - trauma, fistulas, dehiscence, American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology National Conference

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2007 - Present American Medical Association (member)
2011 - Present Wisconsin Medical Society
2013 - Present Society of Critical Care Medicine (member)
2014 - Present American College of Chest Physicians (member)
2014 - Present American Thoracic Society (member)
2015 - Present American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology (member)
2015 - Present World Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology (member)
2017 - Present Society for Advanced Bronchoscopy (member)
2017 - Present International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Editorship
2020 Focus issue on interventional pulmonology, Shanghai Chest
2020 Focus issue on interventional pulmonology in the intensive care unit, Journal of Thoracic Disease
Editorial Board
11/15/2021 - Present Chinese Journal of Thoracic Surgery
2021 - Present Trends in Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
Ad-Hoc Reviewer
2018 - Present Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
2019 - Present Annals of the American Thoracic Society
2020 - Present Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology
2020 - Present Journal of Thoracic Disease
2020 - Present Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Innovations, Quality & Outcomes
2020 - Present British Medical Journal Case Reports
2021 - Present Laryngoscope
2021 - Present Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery
2021 - Present Shanghai Chest

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2013 - 2015 Vice Chair, Resident & Fellows Section, Wisconsin Medical Society
2015 - 2017 Chair, Resident & Fellows Section, Wisconsin Medical Society
2018 - 2019 Chair-Elect, Young Physicians Section, Wisconsin Medical Society
2019 - 2020 Chair, Young Physicians Section, Wisconsin Medical Society
2020 - Present member, WisMed Policy Review Committee, Wisconsin Medical Society

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2017 - Present Education Committee, American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
2018 - Present Scientific Program Planning Committee, American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
08/2019 Session Moderator, American Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology National Conference
01/01/2023 - Present member, Innovations Subcommittee of the Education Committee, CHEST

INTERNATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
02/2020 - Present member, Task Force for Guideline Development for Stenting in Malignant Airway Disease, World Association of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
10/26/2021 - Present member, Endoscopic Ultrasound Section, WABIP

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Spiration Valve System
Source:
Olympus
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2018 - Present
  
Title:
ORACLE: An Observational Registry Study to Evaluate the Performance of the BDX-XL2 Test
Source:
Biodesix
Role:
Site principle investigator
Dates:
2019 - Present
  
Title:
Lymphoproliferative Disorders in Patients with Primary Immunodeficiency
Role:
Sub-investigator
PI:
John Routes
Dates:
2019 - Present
  
Title:
SEER-Lung: A Prospective Blood Sample Collection Study to Develop and Validate a Panel of Protein-based Biomarkers in Patients with Pulmonary Nodules
Source:
SEER
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2019 - Present
  
Title:
Interventional Pulmonology Research Bank
Role:
Principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Title:
A Phase 2, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Double-blind, Dose-ranging Study Evaluating LTI-01 (single-chain urokinase plasminogen activator, scuPA) in Patients with Infected, Non-draining Pleural Effusions
Source:
Lung Therapeutics
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Title:
Zephyr Endobronchial Valve Registry (ZEVR)
Source:
Pulmonx
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Non-Peer Review
Title:
COVID BAL
Role:
Principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Title:
Utility of Percepta Testing
Role:
Principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Title:
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid Analysis
Role:
Sub-investigator
PI:
Bryan Benn
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Pending
Peer Review
Title:
ATLAS Study
Source:
Medtronic
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Title:
Bronchial Rheoplasty
Source:
Gala Therapeutics
Role:
Sub-investigator
PI:
Bryan Benn
Dates:
2020 - Present
  
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Photodynamic Therapy Registry
Source:
Pinnacle Biologics
Role:
Site principal investigator
Dates:
2018 - 2019
  

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Kurman JS, Ross M, Alford M, Evaluation of reference intervals for erythrocyte measurements and indices using criteria-specific data, Albany Medical College Medical Study Investigation Day, Albany, NY, 05/2008
Kurman JS, Medical Care in a Limited Resource Environment - My Experience in Nepal, Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 05/23/2014
Kurman, JS, Arterial Line Insertion, Medicine-Pediatrics Procedure Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 04/17/2015
Kurman JS, Taha H, Navigating Through Research During Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care Division Research Retreat, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 02/18/2016
Patel J, Kurman JS, Taha H, Biesboer A, Katz M, Graf J, Szabo A, Kovac J, Jacobs E, Impact of duration of hypotension prior to norepinephrine initiation in septic shock: a prospective observational study, Medical College of Wisconsin Research Day, Milwaukee, WI, 09/2016
Kurman JS, Frye L, Silicone Airway Stents, Interventional Pulmonary Procedural Workshop, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 05/11/2018
Kurman JS, Fundamentals of Endobronchial Ultrasound, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellows Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 01/25/2019
Kurman JS, Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction, Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 04/05/2019
Kurman JS, Collaborative Care in Bronchoscopy, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 08/09/2019
Kurman JS, Lung Cancer Primer for Tumor Board, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 08/09/2019
Kurman JS, Bronchial Thermoplasty: An Update, Division of Allergy & Immunology Grand Rounds, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 01/31/2020
Kurman JS, Lung Cancer Screening: Global Differences, Internal Medicine Resident Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 03/25/2020
Kurman JS, Bronchial Thermoplasty, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellows Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 05/29/2020
Kurman JS, Massive Hemoptysis Management, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellows Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/04/2020
Singh H, Jani C, Benn BS, Kurman JS, Bronchomediastinal fistula caused by mediastinal histoplasmosis, Medical College of Wisconsin Research Day, Milwaukee, WI, 05/2021
Kurman JS, Bronchoscopy 101, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellows Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 07/14/2021
Kurman JS, Bronchoscopy 101, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellows Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/14/2021
Kurman JS, Lung Cancer Primer for Tumor Board, Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellow Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 07/30/2021
Kurman JS, Interventional Pulmonology: Who We Are & What We Do, Internal Medicine Resident Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/20/2022
 
Regional
Kurman JS, Being a Leader in Academic Medicine, Union College Health Professions Online Webinar, Union College, Schenectady, NY, 04/20/2017
Kurman JS, GOLD Guidelines Part I, American Medical Forum CME Course, Chicago, IL, 06/29/2018
Kurman JS, GOLD Guidelines Part II, American Medical Forum CME Course, Chicago, IL, 06/29/2018
Kurman JS, Lung Cancer Screening, American Medical Forum CME Course, Chicago, IL, 06/29/2018
Kurman JS, Chest Thoracostomy & Bronchoscopic Foreign Body Extraction, 13th Annual Midwest Introductory Bronchoscopy & Pleural Procedures Course, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 07/12/2018 - 07/13/2018
Kurman JS, Linsky P, Thompson J, Advances in lung cancer management, Medical College of Wisconsin Outreach Program, Milwaukee & Green Bay, WI, 01/2019 - 02/2019
Kurman JS, Chest Thoracostomy & Transbronchial Biopsies, 14th Annual Midwest Introductory Bronchoscopy & Pleural Procedures Course, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 07/11/2019 - 07/12/2019
Shah J, Kurman JS, Case Series of Unique Airway Diseases, Tristate Thoracic Society, Door County, WI, 09/2019
Kurman JS, Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction & COVID-19 Update, Agnesian Healthcare Grand Rounds, Fond du Lac, WI, 02/04/2021
Kurman JS, Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction, Watertown Regional Medical Center Grand Rounds, Watertown, WI, 09/30/2021
Kurman JS, Introduction to Pleural Procedures & Bronchoscopy, 15th Annual Midwest Introductory Bronchoscopy & Pleural Procedures Course, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 07/11/2022 - 07/12/2022
 
National
Kurman JS, Murgu SD, Symposium for the Clinician Educator: Part III You Call That Feedback?, CHEST, San Antonio, TX, 10/07/2018
Kurman JS, Management of Persistent Air Leak, CME Webinar for the Society of Advanced Bronchoscopy, 06/26/2019
Sarkiss M, Abdelmalak B, Kurman JS, Anesthesia considerations for patients undergoing interventional pulmonary procedures, AABIP, Denver, CO, 08/2019
Toth J, Benzaquen S, Almeida F, Kurman JS, Murgu SD, Mentorship in IP: challenges and opportunities, AABIP, Denver, CO, 08/2019
Kurman, JS, Chest Tube Placement & Management, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/20/2019
Kurman JS, Ultrasound-Guided Pleural Procedures, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/20/2019
Kurman, JS, Bronchoscopy Survivor Challenge, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/21/2019
Kurman JS, Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/21/2019 - 10/22/2019
Kurman JS, Lung Cancer in Interstitial Lung Disease: An Emerging Dilemma, CHEST, Chicago, IL, 10/2020
Kurman JS, Holden V, Nelson D, Introduction to Bronchoscopy, American Thoracic Society National Meeting Resident Boot Camp, San Diego, CA, 05/14/2021
Murgu SD, Frye L, DePew ZS, Rickman OB, Kurman JS, Bronchoscopy & Chest Tubes in the ICU, CHEST Headquarters Course, Glenview, IL, 08/06/2021
Murgu SD, Frye L, DePew ZS, Rickman OB, Kurman JS, Therapeutic Bronchoscopy for Airway Obstruction, CHEST Headquarters Course, Glenview, IL, 08/07/2021
Kurman JS, Gordon J, Clinical utility of a blood-based biomarker test designed to reduce invasive procedures on benign lung nodules: institutional experience from investigators participating in the ORACLE clinical registry study, CHEST, virtual, 10/18/2021
Kurman JS, Bulman B, Novel genomic testing: addressing disparity in lung cancer risk assessment, diagnosis and treatment management, CHEST, virtual, 10/19/2021
Kurman JS, Mahajan A, Optimizing outcomes with Chartis, Zephyr Forum, virtual, 10/19/2021
Kurman JS, Novel Genomic Testing: Improving Diagnostic Confidence for Lung Nodule & ILD Diagnosis, Society of Advanced Bronchoscopy, virtual, 12/14/2021
Kurman JS, DePew ZS, Sethi S, Pastis N, Callahan SP, Comprehensive Bronchoscopy With Endobronchial Ultrasound, CHEST Headquarters Course, Glenview, IL, 03/17/2022 - 03/19/2022
Kurman JS, BLVR - Managing Complications, AABIP, Nashville, 08/13/2022
 
International
Kurman JS, An overview of the cost-related aspects single-use versus reusable bronchoscopes and the organizational impact, WABIP Webinar, virtual, 07/10/2022
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Regional
Schmidt JM, Kurman JS, Richmond R, Cutaneous vasculitis secondary to levamisole toxicity, Society of General Internal Medicine, Chicago, IL, 09/2014
Haas J, Makker H, Kurman JS, An isolated airway manifestation of autoimmune disease, Midwest Anesthesia Residents' Conference, Chicago, IL, 04/2021
 
National
Pyne E, Kurman JS, Evaluating toe pain: the path to diagnosing multiple myeloma, American College of Physicians, San Francisco, CA, 04/2013
Kurman JS, Pfeifer K, Stilla??s disease presenting with myopericarditis, American College of Physicians, San Francisco, CA, 04/2013
Takahashi D, Rana V, Haasler G, Johnstone D, Kurman JS, Fisher E, Umpierrez De Reguero A, Impact of bedside ultrasound guided pigtail chest tube placement: a hospitalist procedure team-based trial, Society of Hospital Medicine, Las Vegas, NV, 03/2014
Boschult G, Kurman J, A temperate climate patient presenting with a tropical disease: a case of bacterial pyomyositis secondary to community acquired MRSA, Society of General Internal Medicine, San Diego, CA, 04/2014
Kurman JS, Kumar G, Outcomes of lung volume reduction surgery in the US - 2000 to 2009, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA, 05/2014
Patel JJ, Taha H, Kurman JS, Biesboer A, Kovac J, Szabo A, Katz M, Impact of delaying norepinephrine in septic shock: a prospective observational study, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Kurman JS, Patel JJ, Myxedema coma with cardiogenic shock treated with enteral T3, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Ramalingam V, Kurman J, Montner S, Valenzi E, Husain A, Strek M, Not so cryptogenic organizing pneumonia: occult immunodeficiency as a cause, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Kurman JS, Taneja A, Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis presenting with paraplegia, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, 05/2016
Arora S, Kumar A, Graf J, Kovac S, Zellner S, Taha H, Kurman JS, Nanchal R, Factors associated with appropriateness of initial antibiotic therapy in culture positive patients with septic shock, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Arora S, Kumar A, Graf J, Kovac S, Zellner S, Taha H, Kurman JS, Nanchal R, Factors associated with delays in antibiotic therapy in patients with septic shock, American Thoracic Society, San Francisco, CA, 05/2016
Kurman JS, Patel J, Traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the pulmonary artery, American Thoracic Society, Washington, D.C., 05/2017
Patel J, Kurman JS, Thandra K, Al-Ghandour E, Miwari S, Rein L, Szabo A, Predicting 24-hour mortality after inter-hospital MICU transfer, American Thoracic Society, Washington, D.C., 05/2017
Chepuri R, Kurman JS, Massive carinal tumor requiring VV ECMO for rigid bronchoscopic resection, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/2019
Ryan G, Kurman JS, Squamous cell carcinoma presenting with obstruction of the superior vena cava and central airways, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/2019
Lost J, Souders P, Linsky P, Kurman JS, Davis C, Juern J, Beckman M, Carver T, de Moya M, Haque J, Acute mediastinitis with multiorgan failure after endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration, CHEST, New Orleans, LA, 10/2019
Miles B, Durham L, Kurman JS, Joyce L, Joyce D, Johnstone D, VV ECMO for Removal of Carinal Tumors, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, Marco Island, FL, 11/2019
Pritchett M, Sigal B, Bowling M, Morganroth M, Bernstein M, Shah A, Seaman J, Gordon J, Romero A, Aragaki A, Kurman JS, Berry D, First look at the distribution of risk of malignancy pre and post-test using a blood-based biomarker in patients with pulmonary nodules in a real-world observational study, American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA, 05/2020
Kurman JS, Espina T, Benn B, Difficult airway simulation workshop improves fellow procedural confidence and competence, American Thoracic Society, Philadelphia, PA, 05/2020
Doan J, Puchhalapalli K, Patel P, Gasparri M, Kurman J, Benn B, Bronchoscopic Removal of a Migrated Endovascular Coil: A Rare Complication of Coil Embolization, American Association of Bronchololgy & Interventional Pulmonology, Tampa, FL, 08/2020
Chepuri R, Shah J, Kurman JS, Exogenous lipoid pneumonia: when petroleum jelly does more than just moisturize, CHEST, Chicago, IL, 10/2020
Doan J, Espina T, Benn B, Kurman JS, Impact of advanced airway simulation workshops on trainee confidence and competence, CHEST, Chicago, IL, 10/2020
Castellani C, Barash M, Santo-Tomas L, Lipchik RJ, Kurman JS, Ramalingam V, Benn BS, Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy is Safe and Effective for Diagnosing Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease When Introduced at a New Institution, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, 05/2021
Singh H, Benn B, Kurman JS, Bronchomediastinal fistula caused by mediastinal histoplasmosis, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, 05/2021
Abdalla M, Castellani C, Barash M, Santo-Tomas L, Lipchik RJ, Kurman JS, Lozano LAS, Rao N, Ramalingam V, Benn BS, Role of the Envisia Genomic Classifier in establishing a diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, 05/2021
de Sibour T, Kurman JS, Benn BS, A novel case of extrinsic central airway obstruction due to an aortic aneurysm, American Association of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, Baltimore, MD, 08/2021
Singh H, Benn BS, Kurman JS, Impact of Percepta bronchial genomic classifier on lung nodule management at an academic medical center, CHEST, virtual, 10/19/2021
Singh H, Jani C, De Paul B, Kurman JS, Hu K, Pulmonary hypertension manifesting as cardio-vocal syndrome, AMA Research Symposium, virtual, 10/2021
Lipisha A, Singh H, Banankhah P, Jani C, Kurman JS, Franco RA, A wolf in sheep's clothing: Dogs confer an unrecognized risk for their immunocompromised master, AMA Research Symposium, virtual, 10/2021
Frye L, Kurman JS, Gillaspie E, Advanced emphysema therapies: the who, what, and when of LVRS, BLVR, and lung transplantation, CHEST, virtual, 10/2021
Pritchett M, Sigal B, Bowling M, Morganroth M, Bernstein M, Seaman J, Gordon J, Shah A, Kurman JS, Romero A, Tabassomi M, Aragaki A, Berry D, Bansal S, Springmeyer S, Impact of a blood-based risk classifier on management of benign pulmonary nodules in a real-world observational study, CHEST, virtual, 10/2021
Singh H, Kurman JS, Abdalla M, Jani C, Benn BS, Efficacy and safety of cone-beam computed tomography augmented electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopic biopsy of indeterminate pulmonary nodules, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA, 05/2022
Bhatt P, Agarwal L, Hartley A, Jani C, Patel P, Al Omari O, Kurman JS, Ahmed A, Goodall R, Shalhoub J, Marshall DC, Salciccioli JD, Trends in Pulmonary Hypertension Mortality between 1999 and 2019: an Observational Study Across the United States, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA, 05/2022
Singh H, Benn B, Jani C, Abdalla M, Mindham M, Ladwig V, Heiden J, Kurman JS, Impact of an endoscope tip protection device on repair costs for flexible bronchoscopes, American Thoracic Society, San Diego, CA, 05/2022
Halsey T, Benn BS, Kurman JS, Laur J, Betthauser S, Biller J, Balu R, Modi Y, Optimizing the utilization of preoperative time to perform bronchoscopies: providing more timely care to our patients in the face of increased demand for our services, Lean Healthcare Academic Conference, Stanford, 10/11/2022 - 10/12/2022
 
International
Miles B, Durham L, Kurman JS, Joyce L, Joyce D, Johnstone D, Case reports of veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to facilitate removal of carinal tumors, International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, Warsaw, Poland, 06/2020
Kurman JS, Benn BS, Islam S, A comparison of single-use bronchoscopes & reusable bronchoscopes for interventional pulmonology applications, World Congress of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, Marseille, France, 10/06/2022 - 10/09/2022
Benn BS, Kurman JS, Impact of remote pulmonology case observations on cost and time expenditures for providers, World Congress of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, Marseille, France, 10/06/2022 - 10/09/2022
Kristensen A, Kurman JS, Hogarth DK, Sethi S, S??rensen S, A Meta-Analysis of Bronchoscope Associated Cross-Infection and Early Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Single-Use Compared to Reusable Flexible Bronchoscopes in the Bronchoscopy Suite of American Academic Institutions, ISPOR 2022, Vienna, Austria, 11/06/2022
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
2011 - 2014 member, Information Technology Committee, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2012 - 2014 member, Housestaff Health & Welfare Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2012 - 2014 member, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2013 - 2014 member, Housestaff Representatives Council, Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 - Present Fellow Interview & Selection Committee, Pulmonary & Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin
2018 - Present member, Education Committee, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2019 - Present member, Clinical Competence Committee, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2022 - Present member, DOM Clinical Trials Office Culture & Engagement Workgroup, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
2019 - Present member, Procedural Space Assessment & Strategy Team, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
2019 - Present member, Thoracic Clinical Value Analysis Team, Froedtert Hospital
02/16/2020 - Present member, Scope Repair & Service Assessment Committee, Froedtert Hospital
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Community/Lay Public
03/01/2019 Lecturer, Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction
03/13/2019 Lecturer, Bronchial Thermoplasty
11/02/2020 Lecturer, Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction
 
Medical Student Education
07/01/2019 - Present Introduction to bronchoscopy during ambulatory procedures rotation
11/11/2020 Bench to Bedside - Pulmonary Exam
 
Resident and Fellow Education
07/2018 - Present Lecturer, Pulmonary & Critical Care Lecture Series
07/2018 - Present Faculty, Annual Advanced Airway Procedures Workshop
03/2020 - Present Internal Medicine Resident Lecture Series
07/15/2020 Introduction to Bronchoscopy Simulation Course
07/09/2021 Introduction to Bronchoscopy Simulation Course
 
Continuing Medical Education
10/2020 - Present Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction: A Primer for Respiratory Therapists
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Resident and Fellow Education
07/2018 - Present Mayo Clinic, Faculty, Annual Midwest Introductory Bronchoscopy & Pleural Procedures Course
10/20/2019 - 10/22/2019 CHEST National Conference, Simulation Faculty
 
Continuing Medical Education
07/28/2021 Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis & Whole Lung Lavage
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Fellow
2018 - Present Thoracic tumor board participation
2019 - Present Annual advanced airway procedures workshop for medical, neurology, and anesthesia critical care fellows
2019 - Present Annual Midwest Introductory Bronchoscopy & Pleural Procedures Course at Mayo Clinic
2019 - Present Bronchoscopy elective for non-medical critical care fellows
2020 - Present Interventional pulmonology elective rotation
Faculty
2018 - 2019 Bronchial thermoplasty & bronchoscopic lung volume reduction lecture series for faculty at satellite facilities
 
 
Clinical Programs
2019 - Present Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction Program
2020 - Present Complex Airway Program
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
2018 - Present Advisor, Union College Career Advisory Network
 

GLOBAL HEALTH ACTIVITIES:
06/01/2004 - 08/31/2004 Studied the healthcare systems of England, Hungary, and the Netherlands during a term abroad
01/28/2014 - 02/25/2014 Volunteered in Patan Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Chughtai B, Spettel S, Kurman J, De E. Ambulatory pessary trial unmasks occult stress urinary incontinence. Obstet Gynecol Int. 2012;2012:392027. PMCID: PMC3178112
2. Ahmad S, Taneja A, Kurman J, Dagar G, Kumar G. National trends in lung volume reduction surgery in the United States: 2000 to 2010. Chest. 2014 Dec;146(6):e228-e229.
3. Patel JJ, Kurman JS, Biesboer A, Taha H, Katz M, Szabo A, Simpson SQ, Jacobs ER. Impact of duration of hypotension prior to norepinephrine initiation in medical intensive care unit patients with septic shock: A prospective observational study. J Crit Care. 2017 08;40:178-183.
4. Patel JJ, Kurman J, Al-Ghandour E, Thandra K, Mawari S, Graf J, Kovac J, Rein L, Simpson SQ. Predictors of 24-h mortality after inter-hospital transfer to a tertiary medical intensive care unit. J Intensive Care Soc. 2018 Nov;19(4):319-325. PMCID: PMC6259083
5. Murgu SD, Kurman JS, Hasan O. Bronchoscopy Education: An Experiential Learning Theory Perspective. Clin Chest Med. 2018 03;39(1):99-110.
6. Kurman JS, Murgu SD. Hyperprogressive disease in patients with non-small cell lung cancer on immunotherapy. J Thorac Dis. 2018 Feb;10(2):1124-1128. PMCID: PMC5864602
7. Ghori UK, Kurman JS, Hogarth DK. Advances in bronchoscopic management of refractory asthma Shanghai Chest. June 2018;2(6).
8. Kurman, JS, Hogarth DK. Management of persistent air leaks: a shifting paradigm. Shanghai Chest. 2018;2:26.
9. Ghori U, Kurman, JS, Hogarth DK. Advances in bronchoscopic management of refractory asthma. Shanghai Chest. 2018;2:47.
10. Kurman, JS, Hogarth DK. Minimally invasive persistent air leak management. AME Med J. 2018;3:80.
11. Chaddha U, Kurman JS, Mahajan A, Hogarth DK. Lung Nodule Management: An Interventional Pulmonology Perspective. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Dec;39(6):661-666.
12. Kurman JS, Hogarth DK. Management of persistent air leaks: A shifting paradigm Shanghai Chest. April 2018;2(4).
13. Kurman, JS, Pastis N, Murgu, SD. Photodynamic therapy and its use in lung disease. Curr Pulm Rep. 2019; 8(4):215-221.
14. Aldaghlawi F, Kurman JS, Lilly JA, Hogarth DK, Donington J, Ferguson MK, Murgu SD. A Systematic Review of Digital vsA Analog Drainage for Air Leak After Surgical Resection or Spontaneous Pneumothorax. Chest. 2020 05;157(5):1346-1353.
15. Glisinski K, Kurman JS, Spandorfer A, Pastis NJ, Murgu S, Cheng GZ. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of tracheobronchial papillomatosis: A multicenter experience. Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther. 2020 Jun;30:101711.
16. Doan J, Rao N, Kurman JS, Routes JM, Benn BS. Granulomatous and lymphocytic interstitial lung disease diagnosed by transbronchial lung cryobiopsy. Cryobiology. 2020 12;97:231-234.
17. Kurman JS, Hogarth DK. Focused series on interventional pulmonology and advanced bronchoscopy Shanghai Chest. October 2020;4(Octobe).
18. Hu K, Chopra A, Kurman JS, Higgins JT. Management of the complex pleural space in the critically ill patient. J Thorac Dis 2021. doi: 10.21037/jtd-2021-31
19. Doan J, Kurman JS, Benn BS. Electromagnetic navigation guided transbronchial lung cryobiopsy: A novel approach for the evaluation of focal peripheral parenchymal lung lesions. Respiration. Submitted for publication.
20. Roddy JT, Collier WS, Kurman JS. Prone positioning for severe ARDS in a postpartum COVID-19 patient following caesarean section. BMJ Case Rep. 2021 Mar 16;14(3). PMCID: PMC7970263
21. Abdalla M, Hu K, Kurman JS, Benn BS. A Woman in Her Late 40s with Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and Recurrent Pleural Effusions. Chest. 2021 04;159(4):e215-e219.
22. Kurman JS, Hogarth DK. Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction: Who, what, where, when? Shanghai Chest. 2021;5:29.
23. Mehta TI, Kurman J, Dolan S, Gill H, Thapa B. Blastomycosis in solid organ transplant recipients-A retrospective series from southeastern Wisconsin. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Aug;23(4):e13671.
24. Doan J, Puchhalapalli K, Patel PJ, Gasparri M, Kurman JS, Benn BS. Bronchoscopic extraction of a migrated endovascular coil. Thorax. 2022 05;77(5):526-527.
25. Miles B, Durham LA, Kurman J, Joyce LD, Johnstone DW, Joyce D, Pearson PJ. Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation to Facilitate Removal of Endobronchial Tumors. Tex Heart Inst J. 2021 07 01;48(3). PMCID: PMC8367282
26. Roddy JT, Benn BS, Lwin PE, Kutty R, Yelisetty A, Darisetty S, Kurman JS. Diagnosis of COVID-19 from lower airway sampling after negative nasopharyngeal swab Journal of Public Health and Emergency. September 2021;5.
27. Hu K, Chopra A, Kurman J, Huggins JT. Management of complex pleural disease in the critically ill patient Journal of Thoracic Disease. August 2021;13(8):5205-5222.
28. Barash M, Kurman JS. Patient selection and preoperative evaluation of percutaneous dilation tracheostomy in the intensive care unit. J Thorac Dis. 2021 Aug;13(8):5251-5260. PMCID: PMC8411154
29. Kurman JS. Persistent air leak management in critically ill patients. J Thorac Dis. 2021 Aug;13(8):5223-5231. PMCID: PMC8411173
30. Singh H, Benn BS, Jani C, Abdalla M, Fredeen T, Kurman JS. A 31-year-old man with fever, atypical chest pain and mediastinal mass. CHEST. Accepted for publication.
31. Agarwal L, Singh H, Jani C, Abdalla M, Banankhah P, Kurman JS, Franco RA. A wolf in sheep's clothing: dogs confer an unrecognized risk for their immunocompromised master. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3974558 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3974558
32. Singh H, Jani CT, Abdalla M, Puzyrenko A, Kurman JS, Benn BS. A 39-Year-Old Woman With Synchronous Endobronchial and Adrenal Tumors. Chest. 2021 12;160(6):e629-e632.
33. Singh H, Benn BS, Jani C, Abdalla M, Kurman JS. Photodynamic therapy for treatment of recurrent adenocarcinoma of the lung with tracheal oligometastasis. Respiratory Medicine Case Reports. 2022. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmcr.2022.101620.
34. Kurman JS, Benn BS. Repair costs of reusable bronchoscopes in the intensive care unit. J Thorac Dis. 2022 Feb;14(2):591-594. PMCID: PMC8902129
35. Singh H, Benn BS, Jani C, Abdalla M, Kurman JS. Photodynamic therapy for treatment of recurrent adenocarcinoma of the lung with tracheal oligometastasis. Respir Med Case Rep. 2022;37:101620. PMCID: PMC8938912
36. Singh H, Benn BS, Jani CT, Abdalla M, Fredeen TS, Kurman JS. A 31-Year-Old Man With Fever, Atypical Chest Pain, and Mediastinal Mass. Chest. 2022 05;161(5):e299-e304.
37. Shukla A, Podder S, Chaudry SR, Benn BS, Kurman JS. Non-small cell lung cancer: epidemiology, screening, diagnosis, and treatment. AIMS Medical Science. 2022. 9(2):348-61.
38. Agarwal L, Singh H, Jani C, Banankhah P, Abdalla M, Kurman JS, Franco RA. A wolf in sheep's clothing: Dogs confer an unrecognized risk for their immunocompromised master. Respir Med Case Rep. 2022;38:101672. PMCID: PMC9149181
39. Singh H, Kurman JS, Jani C, Rao N, Benn BS. An 80-year-old woman with myelofibrosis and diffuse mosaic attenuation on chest computed tomography. Respir Med Case Rep. 2022;38:101705.
40. Singh H, Kurman JS, Jani CT, Rao N, Benn BS. An 80-year-old woman with myelofibrosis and diffuse mosaic attenuation on chest computed tomography. Respir Med Case Rep. 2022;38:101705. PMCID: PMC9293942
41. Podder S, Chaudry S, Singh H, Jondall EM, Kurman JS, Benn BS. fficacy and Safety of Cone-Beam CT Augmented Electromagnetic Navigation Guided Bronchoscopic Biopsies of Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules. Tomography. 2022. Accepted for publication.
42. Benn BS, Gmehlin CG, Kurman JS, Doan J. Does transbronchial lung cryobiopsy improve diagnostic yield of digital tomosynthesis-assisted electromagnetic navigation guided bronchoscopic biopsy of pulmonary nodules? A pilot study Respiratory Medicine. October 2022;202.
43. Gmehlin CG, Kurman JS, Benn BS. Size and vision: Impact of fluoroscopic navigation, digital tomosynthesis, and continuous catheter tip tracking on diagnostic yield of small, bronchus sign negative lung nodules Respiratory Medicine. October 2022;202.
44. Podder S, Chaudry S, Singh H, Jondall EM, Kurman JS, Benn BS. Efficacy and Safety of Cone-Beam CT Augmented Electromagnetic Navigation Guided Bronchoscopic Biopsies of Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules. Tomography. 2022 Aug 18;8(4):2049-2058. PMCID: PMC9412509
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Murgu SD, Kurman JS, Turner JF. Flexible bronchoscopy and the use of stents. In: Wang KP, Mehta AC, Turner JF, editors. Flexible Bronchoscopy. 2020.
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. Kurman J, Hogarth DK. Focused series on interventional pulmonology and advanced bronchoscopy. Shanghai Chest. 2020; 4:36.
2. Kurman JS, Benn BS. Equal Pay for Unequal Work: The Undervaluation of Transbronchial Cryobiopsy Chest. December 2020;158(6):2288-2289.
3. Kurman JS, Sachdeva A, Nanchal R. The intersection of interventional pulmonology and critical care. J Thorac Dis. 2021 Aug;13(8):5123-5124. PMCID: PMC8411170