David Ingbar

Assistant Dean for Faculty Development and Mentoring for the Office of Faculty Affairs
Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care, and Sleep


Administrator Info
Name: Helen Rieger
Phone: 612-624-0999
Email: riege002@umn.edu
Fax: 612-625-2174

Dr. Ingbar joined the Office of Faculty Affairs in 2022, as Assistant Dean for Faculty Development and Mentoring, providing leadership and strategic direction for mentoring and career development for faculty members across the school. Dr. Ingbar is the Director of Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core in the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI).  Prior to this OFA role, he served for more than 20 years as Director of the Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Division in the Department of Medicine

Dr. Ingbar received his MD from Harvard Medical School, and was an Internal Medicine Resident and Chief Resident at the University of Washington before completing his Pulmonary & Critical Care fellowship at Yale University. In addition, he is a physician scientist who focuses on understanding how the lung is repaired after injury and how this compares to lung development. He is Principal Investigator of the CTSI K Program and MPI of the Lung Biology T32 training grant, now in year 29.  He served as President of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the Association of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Program Directors and as a member of the  ABIM Pulmonary Board. He is a member of the NHLBI Council and previously led the ATS Physician Scientist 

Dr. Ingbar is the Principal Investigator for research training provided to pre-doctoral students and post-doctoral MD and PhD fellows through a NHLBI training grant.

Clinical Summary

Acute lung injury/ARDS; Respiratory failure; Pulmonary embolism; Hemoptysis; Critical care; Pulmonary edema



Administrative Contact

Helen Rieger
Department of Medicine