E Brigitte Gottschall, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient E Brigitte Gottschall, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Gottschall is in the Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences. Associate Professor Department of Medicine Division of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences 5280 Top Doctors 2022 (1 year) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (1 year) America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Center of Excellence on Deployment-Related Lung Disease Department of Medicine Division of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICP) Medical Screening Program Provider for Former Dept. of Energy Workers Miners Clinic of Colorado National Supplemental Screening Program (NSSP) Sarcoidosis Program Specialties & Conditions Asbestosis Beryllium Sensitization and Disease Coal Worker's Pneumoconiosis Occupational Asthma Silicosis Research Areas Environmental and Occupational Diseases Military & Veterans Lung Disease Sarcoidosis Overview Education Education 1999 University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, MSPH 1988 Albert-Ludwigs-Universität (Freiburg, Germany), MD Residency 1994 University of Colorado Denver, Internal Medicine 2000 National Jewish Health and University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Occupational/Environmental Medicine Fellowship 1999 University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Awards & Recognition Honors: 2001: Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health 1998: Robert J. Suslow Fellowship in Environmental Lung Disease, National Jewish Health Additional Professional Activities: 2003: Board Member, Rocky Mountain Academy of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2003: Physician’s Panel, State Claims Assistance Program, United States Department of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program 2002: Expert Panel, The Tremolite Asbestos Registry, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta 5/2001: Co-Chair, “The Search for Occupational Lung Cancer Screening Tools,” American Thoracic Society Symposium, 97th International American Thoracic Society Conference, San Francisco 1998-2001: Steering Committee Member, Colorado Thoracic Society, American Lung Association 2/1998: Co-Chair, Durrance-Waring Mid-Winter Conference, American Lung Association of Colorado, Aspen Board Certification Internal Medicine Pulmonary Medicine Occupational Medicine Professional Memberships American College of Chest Physicians American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine American Thoracic Society Publications Witter RZ, Martyny JW, Mueller K, Gottschall EB, Newman LS. Symptoms Experienced by Law Enforcement Personnel in Association with Methamphetamine Lab Investigation. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 2007 Dec; 4: 895-902. Sawyer RT, Fontenot AP, Barnes TA, Parsons CE, Tooker BC, Maier LA, Gillespie MM, Gottschall EB, Silveira L, Hagman J, Newman LS. Beryllium-Induced TNF-? Production is Transcription-Dependent in Chronic Beryllium Disease. Am J. Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2007 Feb; 36(2): 191-200. Gottschall EB, McGinley JN, Spoelstra N, Knott K, Wolfe P, Rose C, Singh M, Thompson HJ. Effect of Cytological Fixative and Environmental Conditions on Nuclear Morphometric Characteristics of Squamous Epithelial Cells in Sputum. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2005 Sep; 67(1): 19-26. Gottschall, EB, Wolfe, P, Haegele, AD, Zhu, Z, Rose, C, Sells, T, Thompson, H. Increased Urinary 8-Isoprostaglandin F2a (8-EPG) is Associated with Lower Plasma Selenium Levels and Lower Vegetable and Fruit Intake in an Asbestos Exposed Cohort at Risk for Lung Cancer. Chest. 2004 May; 125: 83S. Gottschall EB, Newman LS. Benign Asbestos-related Pleural Disease. In: Demosthenes (eds.) Lung Biology in Health and Disease: Pleural Disease. New York, Marcel Dekker, 2004: 545-569. Academic Affiliations Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver Teaching & Professional Positions Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program, National Jewish Health and University of Colorado Denver Conflicts of Interest National Jewish Health physicians and scientists may collaborate with pharmaceutical or other industries to develop medical and scientific breakthroughs or to provide education on trends in quality medical practice and outcomes to physicians and health professionals around the country. 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