Carolyn Donovan, MD

Assistant in Medicine

Instructor in Medicine

    Contact: 617-355-1900
  • Fax: 617-730-0373

Medical Services


  • Cough
  • Pulmonary
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Adult Pulmonary Medicine
  • Adult Respiratory Disease


  • Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases


  • General Pulmonary Program
  • Cystic Fibrosis Center
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-1900

Experience and Education


Harvard Medical School, 1987-1991

Boston, MA

Undergraduate School

Dartmouth College, 1987

Hanover, NH


  • Adult Pulmonary, Critical Care

  • Adult Respiratory Diseases

  • Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Mark DA, Donovan CE, De Sanctis GT, He HZ, Cernadas M, Kobzik L, Perkins DL, Sharpe A, Finn PW. B7-1 (CD80) and B7-2 (CD86) have complementary roles in mediating allergic pulmonary inflammation and airway hyperresponsiveness. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2000 Mar; 22(3):265-71.
  2. Donovan CE, Mark DA, He HZ, Liou HC, Kobzik L, Wang Y, De Sanctis GT, Perkins DL, Finn PW. NF-kappa B/Rel transcription factors: c-Rel promotes airway hyperresponsiveness and allergic pulmonary inflammation. J Immunol. 1999 Dec 15; 163(12):6827-33.
  3. Donovan CE, Finn PW. Immune mechanisms of childhood asthma. Thorax. 1999 Oct; 54(10):938-46.
  4. Cernadas M, De Sanctis GT, Krinzman SJ, Mark DA, Donovan CE, Listman JA, Kobzik L, Kikutani H, Christiani DC, Perkins DL, Finn PW. CD23 and allergic pulmonary inflammation: potential role as an inhibitor. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1999 Jan; 20(1):1-8.
  5. Mark DA, Donovan CE, De Sanctis GT, Krinzman SJ, Kobzik L, Linsley PS, Sayegh MH, Lederer J, Perkins DL, Finn PW. Both CD80 and CD86 co-stimulatory molecules regulate allergic pulmonary inflammation. Int Immunol. 1998 Nov; 10(11):1647-55.
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