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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Runo is board certified in pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine and has been a faculty member since 2004. His special interests include diseases affecting the pulmonary circulation, including pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary embolism and pulmonary arteriovenous malformations.



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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Fellowship Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Residency Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
Medical School Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
Sadd CJ Osman F Li Z Chybowski A Decker C Henderson B Goss KN Hammel LL Runo JR Long-term Outcomes and Survival in Moderate-Severe Portopulmonary Hypertension After Liver Transplant. Transplantation . 2020 Mar 30;
[PubMed ID: 32235258]
Forouzan O Dinges E Runo JR Keevil JG Eickhoff JC Francois C Chesler NC Exercise-Induced Changes in Pulmonary Artery Stiffness in Pulmonary Hypertension. Front Physiol . 2019;10:269
[PubMed ID: 31001123]
VanWagner LB Harinstein ME Runo JR Darling C Serper M Hall S Kobashigawa JA Hammel LL Multidisciplinary approach to cardiac and pulmonary vascular disease risk assessment in liver transplantation: An evaluation of the evidence and consensus recommendations. Am J Transplant . 2018 Jan;18(1):30-42
[PubMed ID: 28985025]
Bellofiore A Dinges E Naeije R Mkrdichian H Beussink-Nelson L Bailey M Cuttica MJ Sweis R Runo JR Keevil JG Francois CJ Shah SJ Chesler NC Reduced haemodynamic coupling and exercise are associated with vascular stiffening in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Heart . 2017 Mar;103(6):421-427
[PubMed ID: 27566296]
Runo JR Liver transplantation for portopulmonary hypertension. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken) . 2014 Sep;4(3):74-76
[PubMed ID: 30992925]
Hollatz TJ Musat A Westphal S Decker C D'Alessandro AM Keevil J Zhanhai L Runo JR Treatment with sildenafil and treprostinil allows successful liver transplantation of patients with moderate to severe portopulmonary hypertension. Liver Transpl . 2012 Jun;18(6):686-95
[PubMed ID: 22315210]
Polomis D Runo JR Meyer KC Pulmonary hypertension in interstitial lung disease. Curr Opin Pulm Med . 2008 Sep;14(5):462-9
[PubMed ID: 18664977]
Moua T Wood KE Atwater BD Runo JR Major pulmonary embolism and hemodynamic stability from shunting through a patent foramen ovale. South Med J . 2008 Sep;101(9):955-8
[PubMed ID: 18708977]