Radmila (Rada) Choate, PhD, MPH
Research Assistant Professor
Department:
Location:
111 Washington Ave.
CPH 215B
Lexington, KY 40536-0003
Contact: | 859.218.2237

Education

 

PhD, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Kentucky

 

MPH, Epidemiology
University of Kentucky

 

MD, General Practice 
Tbilisi State Medical University
Tbilisi, Georgia

 

 

Dr. Radmila Choate is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology. Dr. Choate's research is primarily focused on epidemiology of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis and Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) lung disease, Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, and other lung conditions. Currently, her work focuses on disease severity, symptom burden and health-related behaviors in patients with chronic pulmonary diseases. Her research is supported by the COPD Foundation and AlphaNet.

 

Selected publications include:
 

Choate R, Mannino DM, Holm KE, Sandhaus RA. Comparing patients with ZZ versus SZ alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency: findings from AlphaNet’s disease management program. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Journal of the COPD Foundation. 2019; 6(1):29.

 

Eden E, Choate R, Barker A, et al. The clinical features of bronchiectasis associated with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, common variable immunodeficiency and primary ciliary dyskinesia--results from the U.S. Bronchiectasis Research Registry. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Journal of the COPD Foundation. 2019; 6(2): 145-153.

 

Choate R, Mannino DM. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: epidemiology, clinical presentation, and evaluation. JCOM. 2017 Apr;24(4).

 

Metersky ML, Aksamit TR, Barker A, Choate R, Daley CL, Daniels LA, DiMango A, Eden E, Griffith D, Johnson M, Knowles M. The prevalence and significance of Staphylococcus aureus in patients with non–cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2018 Mar;15(3):365-70.

 

Pasquale CB, Vietri J, Choate R, McDaniel A, Sato R, Ford KD, Malanga E, Yawn BP. Patient-Reported Consequences of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Journal of the COPD Foundation. 2019; 6(2):132.

 

 

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