Chicago, IL

Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program, The University of Chicago

Represented: Clinicians

Mardi Gomberg-Maitland is Associate Professor of Medicine and Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program, at The University of Chicago. She is an expert clinician and researcher in the field of pulmonary vascular disease with a focus on pulmonary arterial hypertension, a rare disease that affects approximately 15- 50 people per million and for which there is no cure. She is a former Doris Duke Clinical Scientist winner for her research in Phase I drug development. In recent years, she has participated in dozens of multicenter, multinational research trials to explore new therapies for pulmonary hypertension. She received her BA from Yale in Economics and Political Science, an MD with distinction in cardiovascular research from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and an MSc in Clinical Epidemiology from Harvard School of Public Health. She is board certified in cardiology and internal medicine.

Gomberg-Maitland served as a member of the Advisory Panel on Rare Disease from April 2014 - April 2016.

Conflicts of Interest

As of March 23, 2014:

  • The University of Chicago, Employee
  • FDA, Special Government Employee
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Council, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Vice-Chair
  • American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Member
  • American Thoracic Society, Member
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Association, Member
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American College of Chest Physicians, Fellow
  • American Heart Association, Fellow
  • Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute, Fellow
  • Actelion, Consultant
  • Gilead, Consultant
  • Ikaria, Consultant
  • Medtronic, Consultant
  • United Therapeutics, Honorarium
  • University of Chicago Medicine (Spouse)
  • American Heart Association (Spouse)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (Spouse)
  • American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutic (Spouse)
  • American Society of Human Genetics (Spouse)
  • Association for Advancement of Cancer Research (Spouse)
  • Amgen (Spouse)


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