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PA-IPF Registry home  

The Daniel and Joan Beren
Pennsylvania Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
State Registry

A project of the University of Pittsburgh, University of Pennsylvania, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Temple University, Geisinger Medical System

PA-IPF Hotline  1-866-922-4IPF (4473)


Geisinger Health System

Penn State Hershey Medical Ctr

University of Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh

Temple University


To speak with a PA-IPF Coordinator, please call the PA-IPF Hotline at

1-866-922-4IPF (4473)

The PA-Scope Investigators of Temple Lung Center
Temple University School of Medicine



Gerard Criner

Dr. Gerard Criner
Professor of Medicine
Temple University
Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Criner is director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit and Ventilator Rehabilitation Unit. His clinical interests are in advanced lung disease (COPD, emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, respiratory failure) and critical care medicine.

Temple University
Phone: 215-707-8113


The Temple Lung Center is one of the nation’s leading programs for the advanced treatment and research of severe lung diseases. Located at Temple University Hospital, the Center provides all facets of outpatient care at one location for patient convenience and comfort.

The Center is staffed by pulmonologists and other specialists experienced in all types of lung problems.

Enrollment Site

Temple Lung Center
3401 N. Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19140

215-707-1359 (phone)
215-707-8043 (fax)
pascope@temple.edu (email)