Marilynn Chan, MD

Dr. Chan is a pediatric pulmonologist who sees a variety of patients with lung conditions. Her main focus is on children with rare lung conditions and pulmonary hypertension. She is also the associate fellowship director at UCSF and is interested in medical education.

Dr. Chan did her undergraduate studies in Biology at UCSD. She then continued her education at UCSD through the end of her medical training in 2017.
06/2017 - Pediatric Pulmonology, University of California San Diego
06/2014 - Pediatric Residency, University of California San Diego
MD, 06/2011 - Medicine, University of California San Diego
BS, 06/2007 - Biology and Biochemistry, University of California San Diego
  1. Zinter MS, Versluys AB, Lindemans CA, Mayday MY, Reyes G, Sunshine S, Chan M, Fiorino EK, Cancio M, Prevaes S, Sirota M, Matthay MA, Kharbanda S, Dvorak CC, Boelens JJ, DeRisi JL. Pulmonary microbiome and gene expression signatures differentiate lung function in pediatric hematopoietic cell transplant candidates. 2022. PMID: 35263147

  2. Lim JT, Ly NP, Willen SM, Iwanaga K, Gibb ER, Chan M, Church GD, Neemuchwala F, McGarry ME. Food insecurity and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in cystic fibrosis households. 2022. PMID: 35112507

  3. Hendra K, Neemuchwala F, Chan M, Ly NP, Gibb ER. Patient and Provider Experience With Cystic Fibrosis Telemedicine Clinic. 2021. PMID: 34900879

  4. Jung I, Schmitt A, Diao Y, Lee AJ, Liu T, Yang D, Tan C, Eom J, Chan M, Chee S, Chiang Z, Kim C, Masliah E, Barr CL, Li B, Kuan S, Kim D, Ren B. A compendium of promoter-centered long-range chromatin interactions in the human genome. Volume 51 of Issue 10. Nature genetics 2019. PMID: 31501517

  5. Annabelle Quizon MD, Katie Krone MD, Marilynn Chan MD. Imaging in Pediatric Pulmonology Imaging in Pediatric Pulmonology 2019. PMID:

  6. Marilynn Chan, Andrew C. Krakowski, Curtis Leong, John Naheedy, James Hagood. Minocycline-Induced Eosinophilic Pneumonia in a Pediatric Patient Pediatric allergy, immunology, and pulmonology 2018. PMID:

  7. Chan MH, Ma L, Sidelinger D, Bethel L, Yen J, Inveiss A, Sawyer MH, Waters-Montijo K, Johnson JM, Hicks L, McDonald EC, Ginsberg MM, Bradley JS. The California Pertussis Epidemic 2010: A Review of 986 Pediatric Case Reports From San Diego County. Volume 1 of Issue 1. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 2012. PMID: 26618693