John G. Mastronarde, MD

Member at Large, Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine


Dr Mastronarde graduated from The Ohio State University College of Medicine in 1988. He completed a residency in internal medicine/pediatrics at The Ohio State University/Columbus Children’s Hospital in 1993, and a fellowship in pulmonary/critical care at the University of Iowa. He is board certified in critical care medicine and pulmonary diseases.

He obtained training in sleep medicine at the Portland Oregon VAMC and also obtained a master’s degree in clinical research at Indiana University. In 2015, after more than a decade at The Ohio State University Lung Center, he was appointed the Garnjobst Chair of Academic Internal Medicine at Providence Portland Medical Center hospital, and also treats patients at The Oregon Clinic. His areas of clinical care include asthma, asthma in athletes, COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and obstructive sleep apnea (sleep-disordered breathing),

His research has been supported by the American Lung Association having served as a site principal investigator for Asthma Clinical Research Centers at both Indiana University and The Ohio State University. He also has received support from the National Institutes of Health, American College of Sports Medicine, other non-for-profit foundations, and pharmaceutical companies. He has authored and co-authored more than 60 articles published in numerous peer-reviewed publications.

Dr Mastronarde's research has focused primarily on asthma and translational research projects investigating both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies. He also has researched exercise-induced bronchospasm in competitive and recreational athletes.

In 2015, he joined the Mayo Clinic Proceedings editorial board as Member-at-Large, providing expertise in the areas of critical care medicine and pulmonary diseases.