From left to right: Kelly Vranas, MD; Molly Delorit; Sujata Thakurta, MPA; Leah Miranda, MPH; Tara Thomas, BA; Sara Golden, MPH, CCRP; Chris Slatore, MD, MS; Matthew Howard, BS; Not Pictured: Donald Sullivan, MD, MA; Philip Tostado, MA.

The Portland Pulmonary Care and Critical Care Research Team is a collaborative of clinical researchers whose aim is to improve the overall quality of healthcare for both critical care and pulmonary disease patients. They hope to accomplish this by using comparative research methodologies to focus on improving patient-centered outcomes, enhancing patient-clinician communication, and advancing the standard of care for patients.