Tammy R. Clark Ojo, MD

  • Associate Professor, Medicine
  • Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program
  • Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Medicine

Tammy Clark Ojo, MD, joined the faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson in April 2016, as an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Prior to her UA appointment, she was a clinical associate professor in pulmonary, critical care and internal medicine at the University of Michigan and medical director of the Ambulatory Care Unit for Pulmonary and Critical Care at the University of Michigan Health System's Taubman Health Care Center. She had been on clinical staff at the University of Michigan Health System since 1996, serving most recently on the Transplant Center Service Excellence Committee, Ambulatory Care Operations Committee, Ambulatory Diagnostic and Treatment Center Planning Committee, Department of Internal Medicine Clinical Standards Committee, and Executive Committee on Clinical Affairs. 
Dr. Ojo is a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, where she also completed her residency and an internship in internal medicine and served as chief resident. She completed her fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the University of Michigan Health System and won two research fellowship grants from the American Lung Association of Michigan. Her clinical and research interests focus on lung transplantation, cystic fybrosis and obstructive sleep apnea. She also is a member of the National Emphysema Treatment Trial (NETT) Research Group, which is supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Center for Medicare & Medicaid Service (CMS), and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

Research Interests: 

Dr. Ojo is a member of the National Emphysema Treatment Trial (NETT) Research Group, which is supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Center for Medicare & Medicaid Service (CMS), and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Her research interests include:
Lung Transplantation
Cystic Fybrosis
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
She is widely published on these and related topics.

Degrees
  • MD: University of Kentucky, 1989
  • BS: University of Kentucky, Zoology, 1985
Honors and Awards
  • Best Doctors in America, 2008-2013
  • Stouffer Award Finalist, American College of Chest Physicians, 1996
  • Midwest Trainee Investigator Award, American Federation for Clinical Research (AFCR), 1995
  • Diachun Award for Outstanding Honors Program Senior, University of Kentucky, 1985
Residency
  • University of Kentucky, Chief Resident, Medicine, 1992-1993
  • University of Kentucky, Internal Medicine, 1990-1992
Internship
  • University of Kentucky, Internal Medicine, 1989-1990
Fellowship
  • American Lung Association of Michigan, Research Fellowship, 1995-1996
  • American Lung Association of Michigan, Research Fellowship, 1994-1995
  • University of Michigan Health System (Ann Arbor), Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 1993-1996
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1992
  • ABIM - Pulmonary Disease, 1996