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John L. Carroll, M.D.

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  • Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
  • Section Chief, Pulmonary
  • James H. Hamlen, II Endowed Chair in Pediatric Pulmonary


  • Pulmonary


  • Pulmonary

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-1006
    Fax: 501-364-3930
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • B.Sc. Biology , Lamar University, 1975
  • B.Sc. Chemistry, Lamar University, 1975
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship, Clinical Year, University of Arizona Health Science Center, 1983
  • M.D. , University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, 1979
  • Internship & Residency, Department of Pediatrics State University of New York, Upstate Medical Center, 1982
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship - Research - Resp. Medicine, The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University, 1986
  • Research Fellowship, Newborn Respiratory Physiology, Department of Physiology, McGill University, 1987

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • James H. Hamlen II Endowed Chair in Pediatric Pulmonology, Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation, 2007

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Sterni LM., Collaco JM., Baker CD., Carroll JL., Sharma GD., Brozek JL., Finder JD., Ackerman VL., Arens R., Boroughs DS., Carter J., Daigle KL., Dougherty J., Gozal D., Keville K., Kravitz RM., Kriseman T., MacLusky I., Riveria-Spoljaric K., Tori AJ., Ferkol J., Halbrow AC. An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline: Pediatric Chronic Home Invasive Ventilation. AM J Respir Crit Care Med 2016 April; 15(193-198)
  • Journal Article, Harik NS., Com G., Tang X., Melguizo Castro M., Stemper ME., Carroll JL. Clinical Characteristics and Epidemiology of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) in Children with Cystic Firbrosis form a Center with hihg MRSA Prevalence. AM J Infect Control 2016 Apr; 44((4)):409-15.
  • Journal Article, Agarwal A., Marks N., Wessel V., Willis D., Bai S., Tang X., Ward WL., Schellhase DE., Carroll JL. Improving Knowledge Technical Skills and Confidence in Management of Chronic Tracheostomy Among Pediatric Residents Using Simulation Model. Pediatr Pulmonol 2016 July; 51(7):696-704.
  • Journal Article, Kim D., Kim I., Donnelly DF., Kim JH., Carroll JL. Possible Role of TRP Channels in Rat Glomus Cells. Adv Exp Med Biol 2015 860:227-32.
  • Journal Article, Kim D,Kim I,Wang J,White C,Carroll JL Hydrogen sulfide and hypoxia-induced changes in TASK (K2P3/9) activity and intracellular Ca(2+) concentration in rat carotid body glomus cells. Respir Physiol Neurobiol 2015 Aug 15 215 30-8.
  • Journal Article, Com G,Carroll JL,Tang X,Melguizo MS,Bower C,Jambhekar S Characteristics and surgical and clinical outcomes of severely obese children with obstructive sleep apnea. J Clin Sleep Med 2015 Apr 11 (4): 467-74.
  • Journal Article, Agarwal A,Willis D,Tang X,Bauer M,Berlinski A,Com G,Ward WL,Carroll JL Transition of respiratory technology dependent patients from pediatric to adult pulmonology care. Pediatr Pulmonol 2015 Feb 4.
  • Journal Article, Donnelly DF., Kim I., Mulligan EM., Carroll JL. Non-Additive Interactions Between Mitochondrial Complex IV Blockers and Hypoxia In Rat Carotid Body Responses. Respir Physiol Neurobiol 2014 Jan; 11(190):62-9.
  • Journal Article, Kim D., Kang D., Martin EA., Kim I., Carroll JL. Effects of Modulators of AMP-Activated Protein Kinase On TASK-1/3 and Intracellular Ca(2+) Concentration in Rat Carotid Body Glomus Cells. Respir Physiol Neurobiol 2014 May; 1(195):19-26.
  • Journal Article, Com G., Carroll JL., Castro MM., Tang X., Jambhekar S., Berlinski A. Predictors and Outcome of Low Initial Forced Expiratory Volume in One Second Measurement in Children with Cystic Fibrosis. J Pediatr 2014 Apr; 164(4):832-8.

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