George Zhi Cheng, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 110 Hanes House, DUMC Box 102356, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-2402

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Harvard Combined Interventional Pulmonary Training Program, Harvard Medical School, 2015 - 2016
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, Harvard Combined Pulmonary Critical Care Training Program, Harvard Medical School, 2012 - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Harvard Medical School, 2009 - 2012
  • M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2009
  • Ph.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2007



Cardenas-Garcia, Jose, Neal Fitzpatrick, and George Z. Cheng. “The Utility of Ultrasound to Diagnose Tunnel-Tract Infection Related to Indwelling Pleural Catheters..” Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology 25, no. 3 (July 2018): 248–52.

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Ragelle, Héloïse, Mark W. Tibbitt, Shang-Yun Wu, Michael A. Castillo, George Z. Cheng, Sidharta P. Gangadharan, Daniel G. Anderson, Michael J. Cima, and Robert Langer. “Surface tension-assisted additive manufacturing..” Nature Communications 9, no. 1 (March 22, 2018).

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