Hasmeena Kathuria, MD, is a pulmonologist at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and an associate professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Kathuria is also a member of the BU-BMC Cancer Center, the Pulmonary Center and the Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research at Boston University. An expert in tobacco dependence, and both her clinical and research efforts focus on reducing health disparities in tobacco use. Dr. Kathuria leads the Tobacco Treatment Center at Boston Medical Center, a program for which she received the inaugural Evans Clinical Innovator Award. She serves on multiple national committees to organize education, advocacy and policy activities relating to tobacco use and is Section Editor for the Tobacco Treatment section, UpToDate.

  • Departments

  • Specialties

    Tobacco dependence, sleep-disordered breathing

  • Administrative Title

    Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine

  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Indiana University, 1996-1999; Chief Residency, Indiana University, 1999-2000 Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship

    Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 2001-2004
  • Board Certifications

    Pulmonary Disease, Sleep Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Research Interests

    Increasing access to tobacco treatment in socially disadvantaged populations