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John L. Carroll M.D.

John L. Carroll M.D.

Section Head
Primary Specialties
  • Pulmonology
  • Experience & Education

    Department of Physiology, McGill University - 1987
    The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University - 1986
    University of Arizona Health Science Center - 1983
    Department of Pediatrics State University of New York, Upstate Medical Center - 1982
    University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School - 1979
    Lamar University - 1975

    Physician Bio

    Dr. John L. Carroll is a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Arkansas Children's Hospital. Dr. Carroll serves as Section Chief for the Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Division.

    Dr. Carroll received his medical degree from the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX in 1979. He completed his residency training in Pediatrics at the State University of New York in 1982 and his clinical fellowship training in Pediatric Pulmonology at University of Arizona Health Science Center and research fellowship at McGill University, The Montreal Children's Hospital in 1986. He then served on the Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine faculty at John Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore, Maryland from 1987 until 2000 when joined the UAMS faculty and became section chief of the Pulmonary Medicine Division.

    Dr. Carroll currently meets requirements for maintenance of certification in Pediatric Pulmonology and has lifetime board-certification in General Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Thoracic Society, and the Society for Pediatric Research.

    An academic faculty member of UAMS, practicing at ACH.

    Areas of Interest

    Primary Clinical Interests: His primary clinical interest is in disorders of respiratory control and long-term ventilator support for children with chronic lung disease.

    Primary research interests: Include both basic and clinical aspects of respiratory control, oxygen sensing and their maturation after birth.

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