Prof. Dr. Juzar Ali LSU Alumni Klein is Professor of Medicine at LSU is an academic clinician and clinical educator within the section of Pulmonary Critical care section at LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans. He has worked nationally and internationally in the field of tuberculosis and has developed programs that contribute to the education of medical students, trainees, allied health professionals, and the community. His clinical, academic and research interest include the diagnosis and management of tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease and related co-morbidities in pulmonary medicine. He has participated in various multicenter studies and trials of tuberculosis and Non-TB Mycobacteria and has co-authored a textbook, Pulmonary Pathophysiology, a symptom-based clinical and pathophysiologic review of lung diseases. He has also developed a Chest Radiology PRE-TEST series for medical students and residents. Dr. Ali is a recipient of numerous teaching awards over the last two decades. He has been consistently recognized as a member of the Best Doctors in America, and at a national level was awarded the Fulbright Scholar Teaching Grant and Alumni award and Fulbright Senior Scholar Award twice with academic tenures in Turkey and India. He has also been a Visiting Faculty to Vietnam under the US-Vietnam Education Fund Program.
Prof. Dr. Juzar Ali LSU Alumni Klein Currently his focus is on developing a Mycobacterial Diseases Mentoring and Training program in the section at LSU and creating a NTMBronchiectasis /Mycobacterial diseases clinical and cell bank repository / registry and data base in collaboration with other basic science departments at LSUHSC. Please refer to CV and detailed data through websites for details of past and current clinical, administrative and leadership roles