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




Children's Respiratory and Environmental Workgroup (CREW), CREW Year 2
09/01/2017 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
University of Wisconsin, Madison NIH OD
5UG3OD023282-02

Children's Respiratory and Environmental Workgroup (CREW) CREW Year 2
09/01/2017 - 08/31/2018 (PI)
University of Wisconsin, Madison NIH OD
5UG3OD023282-02

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
5UG3OD023268-02

Inner City Asthma Consortium 3 (ICAC3)
08/01/2016 - 07/31/2018 (PI)
University of Wisconsin System NIH NIAID
5UM1AI114271-04

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
5R01HL111024-05

Randomized Controlled Trial: VDAART CONTINUATION STUDY - DCC - LEAD
05/15/2014 - 04/30/2018 (PI)
The Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. NIH NHLBI
5R01HL091528-09

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


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A New England Enrollment Center for the PMI Cohort Program
04/01/2017 - 02/28/2019 (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
2018 The New England Precision Medicine Consortium of the All of Us Research Program 1OT2OD026553-01
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
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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. Hurley K, O'Connor GT. Serum a1-Antitrypsin Concentration in the Diagnosis of a1-Antitrypsin Deficiency. JAMA. 2018 May 15; 319(19):2034-2035. PMID: 29800192.
     
  2. Lee-Sarwar K, Kelly RS, Lasky-Su J, Moody DB, Mola AR, Cheng TY, Comstock LE, Zeiger RS, O'Connor GT, Sandel MT, Bacharier LB, Beigelman A, Laranjo N, Gold DR, Bunyavanich S, Savage JH, Weiss ST, Brennan PJ, Litonjua AA. Intestinal microbial-derived sphingolipids are inversely associated with childhood food allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Jul; 142(1):335-338.e9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29729303.
     
  3. Rice MB, Li W, Dorans KS, Wilker EH, Ljungman P, Gold DR, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, Kloog I, Araki T, Hatabu H, San Jose Estepar R, O'Connor GT, Mittleman MA, Washko GR. Exposure to Traffic Emissions and Fine Particulate Matter and Computed Tomography Measures of the Lung and Airways. Epidemiology. 2018 May; 29(3):333-341. PMID: 29384790.
     
  4. Altman MC, Whalen E, Togias A, O'Connor GT, Bacharier LB, Bloomberg GR, Kattan M, Wood RA, Presnell S, LeBeau P, Jaffee K, Visness CM, Busse WW, Gern JE. Allergen-induced activation of natural killer cells represents an early-life immune response in the development of allergic asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Mar 05. PMID: 29518416.
     
  5. Kattan M, Bacharier LB, O'Connor GT, Cohen R, Sorkness RL, Morgan W, Gergen PJ, Jaffee KF, Visness CM, Wood RA, Bloomberg GR, Doyle S, Burton R, Gern JE. Spirometry and Impulse Oscillometry in Preschool Children: Acceptability and Relationship to Maternal Smoking in Pregnancy. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Feb 13. PMID: 29449165.
     
  6. Chandra S, Wingender G, Greenbaum JA, Khurana A, Gholami AM, Ganesan AP, Rosenbach M, Jaffee K, Gern JE, Wood R, O'Connor G, Sandel M, Kattan M, Bacharier L, Togias A, Horner AA, Kronenberg M. Development of Asthma in Inner-City Children: Possible Roles of MAIT Cells and Variation in the Home Environment. J Immunol. 2018 Mar 15; 200(6):1995-2003.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29431692.
     
  7. Demenais F, Margaritte-Jeannin P, Barnes KC, Cookson WOC, Altmüller J, Ang W, Barr RG, Beaty TH, Becker AB, Beilby J, Bisgaard H, Bjornsdottir US, Bleecker E, Bønnelykke K, Boomsma DI, Bouzigon E, Brightling CE, Brossard M, Brusselle GG, Burchard E, Burkart KM, Bush A, Chan-Yeung M, Chung KF, Couto Alves A, Curtin JA, Custovic A, Daley D, de Jongste JC, Del-Rio-Navarro BE, Donohue KM, Duijts L, Eng C, Eriksson JG, Farrall M, Fedorova Y, Feenstra B, Ferreira MA, Freidin MB, Gajdos Z, Gauderman J, Gehring U, Geller F, Genuneit J, Gharib SA, Gilliland F, Granell R, Graves PE, Gudbjartsson DF, Haahtela T, Heckbert SR, Heederik D, Heinrich J, Heliövaara M, Henderson J, Himes BE, Hirose H, Hirschhorn JN, Hofman A, Holt P, Hottenga J, Hudson TJ, Hui J, Imboden M, Ivanov V, Jaddoe VWV, James A, Janson C, Jarvelin MR, Jarvis D, Jones G, Jonsdottir I, Jousilahti P, Kabesch M, Kähönen M, Kantor DB, Karunas AS, Khusnutdinova E, Koppelman GH, Kozyrskyj AL, Kreiner E, Kubo M, Kumar R, Kumar A, Kuokkanen M, Lahousse L, Laitinen T, Laprise C, Lathrop M, Lau S, Lee YA, Lehtimäki T, Letort S, Levin AM, Li G, Liang L, Loehr LR, London SJ, Loth DW, Manichaikul A, Marenholz I, Martinez FJ, Matheson MC, Mathias RA, Matsumoto K, Mbarek H, McArdle WL, Melbye M, Melén E, Meyers D, Michel S, Mohamdi H, Musk AW, Myers RA, Nieuwenhuis MAE, Noguchi E, O'Connor GT, Ogorodova LM, Palmer CD, Palotie A, Park JE, Pennell CE, Pershagen G, Polonikov A, Postma DS, Probst-Hensch N, Puzyrev VP, Raby BA, Raitakari OT, Ramasamy A, Rich SS, Robertson CF, Romieu I, Salam MT, Salomaa V, Schlünssen V, Scott R, Selivanova PA, Sigsgaard T, Simpson A, Siroux V, Smith LJ, Solodilova M, Standl M, Stefansson K, Strachan DP, Stricker BH, Takahashi A, Thompson PJ, Thorleifsson G, Thorsteinsdottir U, Tiesler CMT, Torgerson DG, Tsunoda T, Uitterlinden AG, van der Valk RJP, Vaysse A, Vedantam S, von Berg A, von Mutius E, Vonk JM, Waage J, Wareham NJ, Weiss ST, White WB, Wickman M, Widén E, Willemsen G, Williams LK, Wouters IM, Yang JJ, Zhao JH, Moffatt MF, Ober C, Nicolae DL. Multiancestry association study identifies new asthma risk loci that colocalize with immune-cell enhancer marks. Nat Genet. 2018 Jan; 50(1):42-53. PMID: 29273806.
     
  8. Sorkness RL, Zoratti EM, Kattan M, Gergen PJ, Evans MD, Visness CM, Gill M, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar CM, Liu AH, O'Connor GT, Pongracic JA, Pillai D, Sorkness CA, Togias A, Wood RA, Busse WW. Obstruction phenotype as a predictor of asthma severity and instability in children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Nov 14. PMID: 29146272.
     
  9. 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 paraben exposure and allergic outcomes. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Jul; 142(1):269-278.e15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29111213.
     
  10. 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.
     
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This graph shows the total number of publications by year, by first, middle/unknown, or last author.

Bar chart showing 209 publications over 32 distinct years, with a maximum of 21 publications in 2017

YearPublications
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19954
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19982
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20084
200913
20108
20116
201210
201315
201411
201516
201619
201721
20186
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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