Harold Collard, MD

Director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program

Dr. Harold R. Collard is an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and the director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program at UCSF Medical Center. His primary interest is in the management of patients with interstitial lung disease, including how best to diagnose and treat interstitial lung disease and how the condition impacts a patient's quality of life and survival.

Collard earned a medical degree at Duke University. He completed an internship, residency and chief residency in internal medicine at UCSF as well as a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the University of Colorado. Prior to joining UCSF, Collard was a member of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program at the National Jewish Medical and Research Center in Denver.

Clinics

ILD Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2577
Fax: (415) 353-8944

Pulmonary Practice at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961
Fax: (415) 353-2568

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Board Certification

Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Professor

More about Harold Collard

Education

Duke University School of Medicine 1997

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Internal Medicine 2000

Fellowships

University of Colorado Medical Center 2004

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Dressen A, Abbas AR, Cabanski C, Reeder J, Ramalingam TR, Neighbors M, Bhangale TR, Brauer MJ, Hunkapiller J, Reeder J, Mukhyala K, Cuenco K, Tom J, Cowgill A, Vogel J, Forrest WF, Collard HR, Wolters PJ, Kropski JA, Lancaster LH, Blackwell TS, Arron JR, Yaspan BL. Analysis of protein-altering variants in telomerase genes and their association with MUC5B common variant status in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a candidate gene sequencing study. Lancet Respir Med. 2018 Jun 08.
  2. Guler SA, Ellison K, Algamdi M, Collard HR, Ryerson CJ. Heterogeneity in Unclassifiable Interstitial Lung Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 May 20.
  3. Johannson KA, Vittinghoff E, Morisset J, Wolters PJ, Noth EM, Balmes JR, Collard HR. Air Pollution Exposure Is Associated With Lower Lung Function, but Not Changes in Lung Function, in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Chest. 2018 Feb 07.

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