Vipin Malik
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Research AreasResearch Areas
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
  • Sleep in critical illness

Special Interests

ICU delirium, pulmonary physiology and sleep disordered breathing.


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (Little Rock, AR),
Maimonides Medical Center (Brooklyn, NY),

Awards & Recognition

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Sleep Medicine

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)
American Thoracic Society (ATS)
Colorado Sleep Society
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)


Respiratory physiology during sleep. Malik V. Smith D. Lee-Chiong T. Sleep Med Clin. 2012; 7: 497-505.

A Pilot Study to Validate Portable Sleep Recording as a Tool by Which to Accurately Assess Sleep Quality in Critically Ill Patients CHEST.2011;140:808A-808A. doi:10.1378/chest.1116596 (Publications).

Long term outcomes of obstructive sleep apnea and disturbed sleep. Chest Physician Vol.4, Issue 3 - March 2009.

Meningitis as a manifestation of a delayed post-operative complication of endoscopic sinus surgery. Crit Care Med 2005:32:12:A92.

Effects of Vasopressin in severe septic shock. Crit Care Med 2005;32:12:A155. Bedside cannulation of the Axillary Vein under ultrasound guidance. Chest 2005: 128:4:209S.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Colorado Acute Long Term Hospital
  • Craig Hospital
  • Rose Medical Center
  • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver
  • Swedish Medical Center

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654



  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • National Jewish Health Highlands Ranch
    8671 S Quebec St, Suite 120 Highlands Ranch, CO 80130

  • National Jewish Health South Denver
    499 East Hampden Ave, Suite 300 Englewood, CO 80113

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218

Patient Ratings

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Recommended to others

Explanation of problem/condition

Shows concerns for your questions

Includes you in decisions

Spoke using clear language

Amount of time spent with you

Confidence in your doctor


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2016
*Dr. Malik & his nurses have always treated me with respect and listened carefully to what I had to say.

National Jewish Health PatientFebruary, 2016
I will be making every effort to change my health insurance to a plan that includes National Jewish and Dr. Malik.

National Jewish Health PatientFebruary, 2016
Very professional