Scientific Advisory Board
Inogen has established a Scientific Advisory Board comprising of five innovative and nationally recognized leaders in the field of pulmonary disease. These scientists have all made outstanding contributions in their field and offer a unique and refreshing view on current and ongoing topics in oxygen therapy research for Inogen. The goals of the Scientific Advisory Board include:
- Providing broad strategic advice on the direction, balance, and relevance of Inogen’s research and product development priorities.
- Reviewing the quality and relevance of the scientific and technical information being used or proposed by Inogen for introduction to the market.
- Reviewing ongoing research programs and the technical basis of applied programs and how results may impact Inogen.
- Reviewing approaches to respiratory therapy, including guidelines governing the use of scientific and technical information in making regulatory decisions.
- Acting as an advice forum on matters related to the post approval safety, quality, efficacy, and effectiveness of products.
Professor and Chief, Division of Respiratory and Critical Care Physiology and Medicine, Harbor – University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, Dr. Casaburi is an internationally renowned expert in COPD. He is President of the Pulmonary Education and Research Foundation, a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, and a member of the Respiratory Structure and Function Assembly of the American Thoracic Society. He has given more than 175 invited lectures and authored 123 publications and 112 abstracts in peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the editorial boards of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine and the Journal of CardioPulmonary Rehabilitation.
Jeffrey L. Kupperman
M.D., FACP, FCCP
Chairman, Department of Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Dr. Kupperman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, and Critical Care Medicine; Fellow, American College of Physicians; and Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians.
M.D., FACP, FCCP
Medical Director, Pulmonary Department and Hoag Sleep Disorders Center, Hoag Memorial Hospital. Dr. Paul Selecky received the prestigious Pottenger Award in 1993 from the American Lung Association of California for outstanding volunteer service in the prevention and control of lung diseases. Dr. Selecky works extensively with the American Sleep Disorders Association, American Association of Respiratory Care, American Lung Association, and the National Association for Medical Direction of Respiratory Care. He has also been an active member of the Respiratory Care Examining Committee, Board of Medical Quality Assurance, and the Department of Consumer Affairs for the State of California. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and is a certified member of the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
Neil Ross MacIntyre, Jr.
Professor of Medicine, Medical Director of Respiratory Care Services, and Chief of Clinical Services in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Duke University Medical Center, Dr. MacInytre is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine. He is a fellow for the American College of Chest Physicians, member of the Laboratory Standards Committee at the American Thoracic Society, fellow for the American Association for Respiratory Care, chairman for the Medical Education and Research Committee at the American Lung Association, and a fellow for the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Allergy and Asthma Network, National Association of Medical Directors of Respiratory Care, and the American Lung Association. Dr. MacIntyre has written more than 90 articles, dozens of editorials, forwards, and letters, and is a contributing writer and author of nearly a hundred books and monographs.
Robert L. Chatburn
AS, BS, RRT-NPS, FAARC
Clinical Research Manager, Section of Respiratory Therapy at the Cleveland Clinic, Mr. Chatburn is a nationally renowned expert in respiratory research design, pediatric/neonatal respiratory care, and asthma. He is the author of more than 200 publications on all aspects of respiratory care and has written 6 textbooks. He served as Adjunct Associate Professor of the Department of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University from 1998 to 2006 and is currently Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. His numerous awards include the Dr. Forrest Bird Award for best research and multiple times, the Dr. Allen DeVilbiss Technology Paper Award.