George T. O'Connor, MD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine

MD, Boston University School of Medicine
MS, Harvard School of Public Health



Expertise includes: Epidemiology; Genetic epidemiology; Clinical trials; Asthma; COPD; Pulmonary function; Sleep apnea; Air pollution health effects.

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Framingham Heart Study




Multi-Omic Approaches To Mechanisms Of Vitamin D, Environmental Influences, And The Microbiome On Asthma
09/21/2016 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH OD
1UG3OD023268-01

Inner City Asthma Consortium 3 (ICAC3)
08/01/2016 - 07/31/2018 (PI)
University of Wisconsin System NIH NIAID
5UM1AI114271-03

Interstitial Lung Abnormalities: Defining the Phenotype, Causes, and Consequences
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NHLBI
4R01HL111024-04

Randomized Controlled Trial: VDAART CONTINUATION STUDY - DCC - LEAD
05/15/2014 - 04/30/2018 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NHLBI
5R01HL091528-08

Inner City Asthma Consortium 3 (ICAC3)
08/05/2014 - 07/31/2017 (PI)
University of Wisconsin System NIH NIAID
5UM1AI114271-03

Interstitial Lung Abnormalities: Defining the Phenotype, Causes, and Consequences
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2017 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NHLBI
5R01HL111024-03

A New England Enrollment Center for the PMI Cohort Program
09/27/2016 - 03/31/2017 (PI)
Massachusetts General Hospital NIH OD
1OT2OD024612-01

Transcriptomic and Epigenetic Signatures of Tobacco Exposure
02/01/2015 - 01/31/2017 (PI)
American Heart Association


VDAART FLORA ANCILLARY STUDY
04/01/2011 - 03/31/2015 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NHLBI
5R01HL108818-03

Vitamin D Supplementation in Pregnancy: Impact on Neonatal Immune Phenotype
02/16/2010 - 12/31/2014 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Inst
5R01HL101390-04

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A New England Enrollment Center for the PMI Cohort Program
04/01/2017 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
Mass General Hosp NIH-OD

ScreenFlow - COPD Screening System
09/30/2014 - 09/29/2016 (PI)
Dimagi, Inc. NIH-DHHS

ScreenFlow - COPD Screening System
07/01/2012 - 11/07/2013 (PI)
Dimagi, Inc. NIH-NHLBI

Screen Flow Development - Research Assistance
12/21/2012 - 05/31/2013 (PI)
Dimagi, Inc.



Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2017 A New England Enrollment Center for PMI Cohort Program 3OT2OD024612-01S1
2016 A New England Enrollment Center for PMI Cohort Program 1OT2OD024612-01
2013 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-04 2
2012 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-03 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
2011 Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: impact on neonatal immune phenotype 5R01HL101390-02 2
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Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Lee-Sarwar K, Hauser R, Calafat AM, Ye X, O''Connor GT, Sandel M, Bacharier LB, Zeiger RS, Laranjo N, Gold DR, Weiss ST, Litonjua AA, Savage JH. Prenatal and Early Life Triclosan and Parabens Exposure and Allergic Outcomes. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Oct 27.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29111213.
  2. Willinger CM, Rong J, Tanriverdi K, Courchesne PL, Huan T, Wasserman GA, Lin H, Dupuis J, Joehanes R, Jones MR, Chen G, Benjamin EJ, O''Connor GT, Mizgerd JP, Freedman JE, Larson MG, Levy D. MicroRNA Signature of Cigarette Smoking and Evidence for a Putative Causal Role of MicroRNAs in Smoking-Related Inflammation and Target Organ Damage. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2017 Oct; 10(5).View Related Profiles. PMID: 29030400.
  3. O''Connor GT, Lynch SV, Bloomberg GR, Kattan M, Wood RA, Gergen PJ, Jaffee KF, Calatroni A, Bacharier LB, Beigelman A, Sandel MT, Johnson CC, Faruqi A, Santee C, Fujimura KE, Fadrosh D, Boushey H, Visness CM, Gern JE. Early-life home environment and risk of asthma among inner-city children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Sep 12.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28939248.
  4. Mirzakhani H, Carey VJ, McElrath TF, Laranjo N, O''Connor G, Iverson RE, Lee-Parritz A, Strunk RC, Bacharier LB, Macones GA, Zeiger RS, Schatz M, Hollis BW, Litonjua AA, Weiss ST. The Association of Maternal Asthma and Early Pregnancy Vitamin D with Risk of Preeclampsia: An Observation From Vitamin D Antenatal Asthma Reduction Trial (VDAART). J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Sep 08.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28923490.
  5. Mirzakhani H, O''Connor G, Bacharier LB, Zeiger RS, Schatz MX, Weiss ST, Litonjua AA. Asthma control status in pregnancy, body mass index, and maternal vitamin D levels. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Nov; 140(5):1453-1456.e7. PMID: 28606587.
  6. Aschard H, Tobin MD, Hancock DB, Skurnik D, Sood A, James A, Vernon Smith A, Manichaikul AW, Campbell A, Prins BP, Hayward C, Loth DW, Porteous DJ, Strachan DP, Zeggini E, O''Connor GT, Brusselle GG, Boezen HM, Schulz H, Deary IJ, Hall IP, Rudan I, Kaprio J, Wilson JF, Wilk JB, Huffman JE, Hua Zhao J, de Jong K, Lyytikäinen LP, Wain LV, Jarvelin MR, Kähönen M, Fornage M, Polasek O, Cassano PA, Barr RG, Rawal R, Harris SE, Gharib SA, Enroth S, Heckbert SR, Lehtimäki T, Gyllensten U, Jackson VE, Gudnason V, Tang W, Dupuis J, Soler Artigas M, Joshi AD, London SJ, Kraft P. Evidence for large-scale gene-by-smoking interaction effects on pulmonary function. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Jun 01; 46(3):894-904. PMID: 28082375; DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyw318;.
  7. Manichaikul A, Wang XQ, Sun L, Dupuis J, Borczuk AC, Nguyen JN, Raghu G, Hoffman EA, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Farber EA, Kaufman JD, Rabinowitz D, Stukovsky KDH, Kawut SM, Hunninghake GM, Washko GR, O''Connor GT, Rich SS, Barr RG, Lederer DJ. Genome-wide association study of subclinical interstitial lung disease in MESA. Respir Res. 2017 May 18; 18(1):97. PMID: 28521775.
  8. Hornsby E, Pfeffer PE, Laranjo N, Cruikshank W, Tuzova M, Litonjua AA, Weiss ST, Carey VJ, O''Connor G, Hawrylowicz C. Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy: Effect on the neonatal immune system in a randomized controlled trial. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 May 16. PMID: 28552588.
  9. Gold DR, Adamkiewicz G, Arshad SH, Celedón JC, Chapman MD, Chew GL, Cook DN, Custovic A, Gehring U, Gern JE, Johnson CC, Kennedy S, Koutrakis P, Leaderer B, Mitchell H, Litonjua AA, Mueller GA, O''Connor GT, Ownby D, Phipatanakul W, Persky V, Perzanowski MS, Ramsey CD, Salo PM, Schwaninger JM, Sordillo JE, Spira A, Suglia SF, Togias A, Zeldin DC, Matsui EC. NIAID, NIEHS, NHLBI, and MCAN Workshop Report: The indoor environment and childhood asthma-implications for home environmental intervention in asthma prevention and management. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Oct; 140(4):933-949.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28502823.
  10. Araki T, Yanagawa M, Sun FJ, Dupuis J, Nishino M, Yamada Y, Washko GR, Christiani DC, Tomiyama N, O''Connor GT, Hunninghake GM, Hatabu H. Pleural abnormalities in the Framingham Heart Study: prevalence and CT image features. Occup Environ Med. 2017 Oct; 74(10):756-761.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28468931.
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 199 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2016

YearPublications
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19954
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19982
19994
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20064
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20084
200913
20108
20116
201210
201314
201411
201516
201619
201718
In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

air pollution
Asthma
Clinical trials
COPD
Epidemiology
Genetic epidemiology
pulmonary function
sleep apnea
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