Dr. Avdalovic is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, CA. He graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1996 and completed his Internal Medicine residency and Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at the University of California, Davis Medical Center. Dr. Avdalovic's areas of clinical interest include COPD and pulmonary hypertension. He uses a unique animal model of COPD to study the mechanism of vascular remodeling in the lung as part of wound healing and repair. In addition to his clinical and basic science work, Dr. Avdalovic is also very active in the clinical and research applications of the electronic health record (EHR) and has recently begun work to develop a comprehensive registry of COPD patients from the UC Davis Health System. Dr. Avdalovic has authored and co-authored publications and spoken at major conferences on COPD.