Gerard Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP
Director, Temple Lung Center
Gerard Criner, MD is an internationally renowned pulmonologist and Temple’s clinical investigator in advanced lung diseases,COPD, pulmonary fibrosis, respiratory failure, and COVID-19. Dr. Criner is a board member for the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD), a co-author of the GOLD strategy, and is a prolific researcher. For the last five years, Dr. Criner has been recognized by Philadelphia magazine as a Top Doctor for Pulmonary Disease and a peer selected The Best Doctors in America®, Pulmonary Medicine & Critical Care Medicine for three years.