Jihad G. Youssef, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


The Lung Transplant Risk Model - A Nationally Validated Tool for Pre-Transplant Risk Assessment
Chan, EY, Nguyen, DT, Sinha, N, Kaleekal, TS, Goodarzi, A, Youssef, JG, Bruckner, BA, Suarez, EE, Scheinin, SA, Graviss, EA & Gaber, AO 2017, pp. S114-S115. DOI:

A randomized trial of inhaled cyclosporine in lung-transplant recipients
Iacono, AT, Johnson, BA, Grgurich, WF, Youssef, JG, Corcoran, TE, Seiler, DA, Dauber, JH, Smaldone, GC, Zeevi, A, Yousem, SA, Fung, JJ, Burckart, GJ, McCurry, KR & Griffith, BP 2006, New England Journal of Medicine, vol 354, no. 2, pp. 141-150. DOI:

Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors in Lungs and Airways: Molecular Basis for Glutamate Toxicity
Dickman, KG, Youssef, JG, Mathew, SM & Said, SI 2004, American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, vol 30, no. 2, pp. 139-144. DOI: