Michael Forrester, MD, PhD

Start Year

Education and Training

Northwestern University

Medical School
Duke University


Additional degrees
PhD, 2009, Duke University Medical Center, Dept of Biochemistry. Studied protein S-nitrosylation, S-palmitoylation and mass spectrometry based proteomics.

Career and Research Goals

Critical care, lung injury, immunosuppression

Honors, awards and distinctions

  • Clinician of the Year, MGH Hospital Medicine Unit, 2017, 2018, 2019

What are the strengths of the Duke program?

Heavy workload = good training. Plenty of solid research going on here.