Jan E. Henson
Department of Academic Affairs
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
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  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
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    Special Interests

    Research Interests

    Electron microscopy and pulmonary pathology - clinical and research. Pulmonary disease.


    University of Cambridge, Medical Lab Technology (UK degree), Pathology and Cytology
    University of Edinburgh, Medical Lab Technology (UK degree), Pathology and Cytology

    Professional Memberships

    Associate Member, Institute of Medical Laboratory Technology
    Microscopy Society of America


    Kench JA, Russell DM, Fadok VA ,Young SK, Worthen GS, Jones- Carson J, Henson JE, Henson PM, and Nemazee D. Aberrant wound healing and TGF beta production in the autoimmune- prone MRL/ + mouse. Clin. Immunol.. 92 : 300-310, 1999.

    Kraft M, Cassell GH, Henson JE, Watson H , Williamson J ,Marmion BP , Gaydos CA , and Martin RJ . Detection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in the airways of adults with chronic asthma. Am. J. .Respir. Crit. Care Med. 158 :998-1001, 1998.

    Martin RJ, Boguniewicz M, Henson JE, Cehniker AC, Williams M, Giorno RC and Leung DYM. The effects of inhaled interferon gamma in normal human airways. Am. Rev. Respir. Dis. 148:1677-1682, 1993.

    Renz H, Smith HR, Henson JE, Ray BS, Irvin CG and Gelfand EW. Aerosolized antigen exposure without adjuvant causes increased IgE production and increased airway responsiveness in the mouse. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 89:1127-1138, 1992.

    Academic Affiliations

    Instructor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654
    • Email: hensonj@njhealth.org



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

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