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Karl A. Sanders, M.D.

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  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-7806 University Hospital
Pulmonary, Clinic 3
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Dr. Karl Sanders is a member of the Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine. He serves as the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Training Program Director at the University of Utah. He is an associate professor of medicine (clinical) within the Department of Medicine. Dr. Sanders coordinates the efforts of the Division in its mission to educate and train future clinicians, investigators, and educators in the practice of pulmonary and critical care medicine.

Dr. Sanders is engaged in education of medical students, house officers and fellows in clinical aspects of pulmonary and critical care medicine. All of his clinical work occurs at the George E. Wahlen VA Medical center where he cares for critically ill individuals in the medical intensive care unit and sees patients with a variety of pulmonary diseases in the outpatient clinics.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pulmonary
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Critical Care Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Pulm Diseases)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pulmonary
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Critical Care Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Pulm Diseases)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 582-1565 Veterans Administration Medical Center
Pulmonary
500 S Foothill Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84149

Academic Bio

Dr. Karl Sanders is a member of the Division of Respiratory, Critical Care and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine. He serves as the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Training Program Director at the University of Utah. He is an associate professor of medicine (clinical) within the Department of Medicine. Dr. Sanders coordinates the efforts of the Division in its mission to educate and train future clinicians, investigators, and educators in the practice of pulmonary and critical care medicine.

His research activities explore mechanisms of lung inflammation, fibrosis and emphysema utilizing genetically manipulated cells and organisms in clinically relevant models. Recent efforts have focused upon the role of pattern recognition receptors and associated ligands in the pathogenesis of emphysema.

Dr. Sanders is engaged in education of medical students, house officers and fellows in clinical aspects of pulmonary and critical care medicine. All of his clinical work occurs at the George E. Wahlen VA Medical center where he cares for critically ill individuals in the medical intensive care unit and sees patients with a variety of pulmonary diseases in the outpatient clinics.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah School of Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Fellow
Residency University of Minnesota Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Resident
Professional Medical University of Kansas
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Kansas
History
B.A.

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