American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences aims to promote communication among clinical researchers worldwide. This journal publishes original works within the area of clinical medicine. It is academically peer-reviewed and designed for all doctors, researchers, and health workers regardless of their medical specialties, or type of employment.

Gerardo Carino

Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences

Assistant Professor, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA

Research Areas

Critical Care Medicine


1999Ph.DBrown University School of Medicine,Providence, Rhode Island
1992B.ScEngineering Sciences (Chemical)Yale University


2009-presentAssistant Professor of Medicine ,Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University
2007-presentAssociate Director,Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University
2005-2009Assistant Professor of Surgery and Medicine,Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University
2002-2005Teaching Fellow,Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,Brown University School of Medicine

Academic Achievement

Sigma Xi Research Honor Society, Yale University 1996
New England Respiratory Research Competition Finalist 2003
Fellow Teaching Award, Brown University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine 2005
Elected Fellow to American College of Chest Physicians, 2008
Dean's Excellence in Teaching Award, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University 2009, 2010, 2011
Rhode Island Top Doc Award, Rhode Island Monthly Magazine 2010, 2011


Member Society of Critical Care Medicine
Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians
Affiliate Member American College of Chest Physicians
Member European Respiratory Society
Member American Thoracic Society
Member New England Chapter, American Thoracic Society
Rhode Island Thoracic Society

Publications: Journals

[1]  Mathiowitz, E, Jacob JS, Jong YS, Carino GP, Chickering D, Santos C, Chaturvedi P, Vijayaraghavan K, Montgomery S, Bassett M, Morrell C: "Bioadhesive Microspheres as Potential Oral Drug Delivery Systems" Nature, Vol 386, March 27, 1997. pp 410-414
[2]  Carino GP, Jacob JS, Mathiowitz E: "Nanosphere Based Oral Insulin Delivery", Journal of Controlled Release, Vol 65, 2000. pp 261-269
[3]  Klinger JR, Warburton R, Carino GP, Murray J, Murphy C, Napier M, Harrington EO: "Natriuretic Peptides Differentially Attenuate Thrombin-Induced Barrier Dysfunction in Pulmonary Microvascular Endothelial Cells", Experimental Cell Research, Vol 312, 2006. pp 401-410

Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1]  Carino GP, "Vaccine Delivery", The Encyclopedia of Controlled Release Delivery Systems, ed: E. Mathiowitz, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1999. pp 993-1005
[2]  Carino GP, Jacob, JS, Chen CJ, Santos, CA, Hertzog, BA and Matiowitz, E,"Bioadhesive, Bioerodible Polymers for Increased Intestinal Uptake" Bioadhesive Drug Delivery Systems Marcel-Dekker, NY, 1999 pp 459-475