Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program
MGH BIDMC Harvard Medical School

Janelle Baptiste


Janelle Baptiste, MD MPH

Academic Interests

Dr. Baptiste’s clinical research interests include: Lung Cancer screening especially the diagnostic performance of lung cancer screening methods in specific screening populations; COPD specifically as it relates to lung cancer risk; General Pulmonary medicine and cardiopulmonary exercise stress testing.

Awards and Recognition

  • American Thoracic Society Minority Trainee Development Scholarship 2017 recipient

  • American Thoracic Society 2017 International Conference Poster discussant during session C30 “Lung Cancer Screening: Who, Why, Where and How Much”

More information can be found at Dr. Baptiste's Harvard Catalyst Profile.

+Current Projects

  • Low dose CT lung cancer screening in a high-risk population for lung cancer
  • The role of pulmonary specialist in the care of lung cancer

+Selected Publications

  • Okereke IC, Bates MF, Jankowich MD, Rounds MI, Kimble BA, Baptiste JV, Ng TT, Nici LL. Effects of Implementation of lung cancer screening at one Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Chest 2016, Aug 24. Doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.1431.[Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27568228.
  • Balachandran JS, Thomson CC, Sumter DB, Shelgikar AV, Lachapelle P, Pamidi S, Fall M, Lal C, Baba RY, Shah N, Fields BG, Sarmiento K, Butler MP, Shea SA, Baptiste JV, Sharkey KM, Wang T. ATS Core Curriculum 2016: Part 1: Adult Sleep Medicine. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Apr; 13(4): 549-61.