Derek E Byers

Derek E Byers, PhD, MD

Specializes In
  • Lung Health (Pulmonology)
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

lung transplantation, advanced lung diseases, immune-related lung disease, airway diseases, immunosuppression

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care

Academic Title(s)

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Research Interests

Immunology, chronic lung diseases, airway diseases, COPD, asthma, bronchiolitis obliterans, lung transplant rejection

Publications & Research

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Doctor of Philosophy (Immunology)

1999 University of Texas Southwestern Graduate School at Dallas,TX


1993 University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Chief Resident

2005 Parkland Memorial Hospital and Dallas Veterans Association Hospital, Dallas, TX


2008 Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO

Medical Degree

2001 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX


2004 Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX