Phillip H. Factor, DO, FCCP

  • Professor, Medicine
  • Vice Chair for Quality & Safety, Department of Medicine
  • Chair of Critical Care Committee, Co-Chair of Readmission Reduction Task Force and Bioethics Committee, and Chief-of-Staff-Elect of the Medical Executive Board for Banner – University Medical Center
Research Interests: 

Critical Care Medicine
Acute Lung Injury
Palliative Care for ICU Patients

Degrees
  • BA: Indiana University, Chemistry, 1980
  • DO: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1985
  • MHL: Brown University
Honors and Awards
  • Vice Chair of Quality and Safety, UA Department of Medicine, 2012 – Present
  • Chairman, Banner – University Medical Center Critical Care Committee, 2014 – Present
  • Co-Chairman, BUMC Bioethics Committee, 2013 – Present
  • Co-Chairman, BUMC Readmission Reduction Task Force, 2012 – Present
  • Secretary-Treasurer, Medical Executive Board, BUMC Tucson campus, 2014 – Present
  • Member, Medical Executive Board, BUMC South campus, 2012 – Present
  • Alpha Chi Sigma, National Chemistry Honorary Society, 1979
  • Established Investigator Award, American Heart Association, 1999
  • Teacher of the Year Award, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, 1996
  • Established Investigator Award, American Heart Association, 1999
  • Affiliate, American Thoracic Society
  • Affiliate, American College of Chest Physicians
Residency
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1986-1988
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chief Medical Resident, 1988-1989
Internship
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1985-1986
Fellowship
  • University of Chicago, Pulmonary and Critical Care, 1989-1992
  • National Institutes of Health - National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Pulmonary branch, 1992-1993
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine - General
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine - Subspecialty
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine - Subspecialty
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease - Subspecialty