Andrew Lipton, MS, MD, MPH&TM

Andrew J. Lipton, MS, MD, MPH&TM, Colonel, Army

Name: Andrew J. Lipton, MS, MD, MPH&TM, Colonel, Army

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology
Faculty Rank: 
Clinical Assistant Professor
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

Research Interests:
cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease sleep disordered breathing, home ventilation
Respiratory infectious diseases

Office Phone: 
(301) 295-4681


Cornell University: BS with Distinction Chemical Engineering 1988
Carnegie Mellon University: MS Chemical Engineering 1991
Tulane University: MD 1995
Tulane University: MPH&TM 1995
Tripler Army Medical Center: Pediatric Residency 1998
Tulane University: Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship 2000
University of Louisville: Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship 2001


  • Garber E, Desai M, Zhou J, Alba L, Angst D, Cabana M, Saiman L; CF Infection Control Study Consortium . Barriers to adherence to cystic fibrosis infection control guidelines. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 Sep;43(9):900-7.
  • Boyum RD, Yeung KJ, Kaplan KJ, Lipton AJ, Rogers PL. Pediatric gastrointestinal sarcoidosis presenting with protein-losing enteropathy. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2007 Jan;44(1):152-6.
  • Reeves SR, Gozal E, Guo SZ, Sachleben LR Jr., Lipton AJ, Gozal D. Effect of long-term intermittent and sustained hypoxia on hypoxic ventilatory and metabolic responses in the adult rat. J. Appl. Physiol. 2003, 95: 1767-1774.
  • Gozal D, Reeves SR, Row BW, Neville JJ, Guo SZ, and Lipton AJ. Respiratory effects of gestational intermittent hypoxia in the developing rat. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003, 167(11):1540-7.
  • Lipton AJ, Gozal D. Treatment of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea: do we really know how? Sleep Medicine Reviews 2003, 7(1):61-80.
  • Cheng Z, Guo SZ, Lipton AJ, Gozal D. Domoic acid lesions in nucleus of the solitary tract: time-dependent recovery of hypoxic ventilatory response and peripheral afferent axonal plasticity. J Neurosci 2002, 22(8):3215-26.
  • Gozal D, Gozal E, Reeves SR, Lipton AJ. Gasping and autoresuscitation in the developing rat: effect of antecedent intermittent hypoxia. J Appl Physiol 2002, 92(3):1141-4.
  • Gozal D, Lipton AJ, Jones KL. Circulating vascular endothelial growth factor levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep 2002, 25(1):59-65.
  • AJ, Lipton AJ, Johnson MA, Macdonald T, Lieberman MW, Gozal D, Gaston B. S-Nitrosothiols signal the brainstem ventilatory response to hypoxia. Nature 413(6852):171-4, 2001.
  • Vincent JM, Cherry JD, Nauschuetz WF, Lipton A, Ono CM, Costello CN, Sakaguchi LK, Hsue G, Jackson, L.A., Tachdjian, R., Cotter, P.A., Gornbein, J.A. Prolonged afebrile nonproductive cough