James Pippim, MD, FACP, FCCP

James Pippim, MD, FACP, FCCP

James Pippim, MD, FACP, FCCP
James Pippim, MD, FACP, FCCP

Site Clerkship Director of Critical Care
Professor of Medicine

1270 Prince Ave. Athens, Ga 30606



MPH, Yale School of Public Health, 1997 – 1999

Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine, 1996 – 1999

Intern/Resident, Good Samaritan Hospital, 1993 – 1996

Med Student, University of Ghana Medical School, 1985 – 1990

Honors / Awards / Achievements

5 Teacher of the Year Awards (SVMC)

1 Physician of the Year Award (CT)

1 Educator of the Year Award (AU/UGA MP)

Selected Publications

CD44 and CD69 represent different types of cell surface activation markers for human Eosinophils: K Matsumoto, J Appiah-Pippim, B Bochner et al. Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, Baltimore, MD. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology volume 18 pages 860 – 868 June 1998 (PMID 9618391)

Antioxidants and the lung: J Appiah-Pippim and Carrie Redlich. Yale University School of Medicine, Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care and Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Pulmonary and Critical Care Online Series. American College of Chest Physicians. (Lesson 18, Volume 13) (1999)

Subclinical Immunologic and Physiologic Responses in Hexamethylene Disocyanate Exposed Auto Body Shop Workers. C. Redlich, Meredith Stowe, J. Appiah-Pippim et al Yale Occupational and Environmental Medicine Section, New Haven, Connecticut. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 39:587 – 597 (2001) (PMID 11385643)

A 19-year old woman with sudden cardiac death. American Thoracic Society website General Critical Care Cases, February 2002. H Michelena, a Sakr, J Kegel and James Pippim

Acute Interstitial Pneumonia (Hamman Rich Syndrome as a cause of Idiopathic Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome). Case Reports in Medicine, 2011 (Article ID 628743). J. Bruminhent, S. Yassir and J. Pippim

Fatal Complication of a Rare Case; Systemic Mastocytosis, a Case Report. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 183: Page A 3874, May 2011. A Chanda, J Pippim and K. Dressler.

A Rapidly Fatal Case of Legionnaires Disease in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected Patient. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 187: Page a 5889, May 2013. J. Fapohunda, Hernan Zamalloa, J. Pippim, B. Malyszko.

Clinical features in patients with pulmonary embolism at a community hospital: analysis of  4 years of data. Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, 2013 (PMID 23681675). N. Bajaj, Bozarth AL, Kittah K, Appalaneni SR, Cestero C, Amankona RK and J. Pippim

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