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Timothy Kennedy, MD, Pulmonology, Denver, CO, SCL Health - Saint Joseph Hospital


Pulmonology Denver, CO

Critical Care Medicine, Pleural Disease, Thoracic Oncology

Clinical Professor of Medicine, University Colorado

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Education & Training

  • University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson
    University of Arizona College of Medicine-TucsonFellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 1974 - 1976
  • HCA HealthONE
    HCA HealthONEResidency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1974
  • HCA HealthONE /Presbyterian-St Luke’s Medical Center
    HCA HealthONE /Presbyterian-St Luke’s Medical CenterInternship, Transitional Year, 1971 - 1972
  • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and SurgeonsClass of 1971
  • University of Arizona
    University of ArizonaMS, Genetics, 1965 - 1967
  • Yale University
    Yale UniversityBA, English Literature, 1961 - 1965

Certifications & Licensure

  • CO State Medical License
    CO State Medical License 1973 - 2017
  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 1982 - 2014

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • Research Project Award Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 2004
  • America’s Top Physicians Consumer Research Council, 2003
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • The Detection of Chromosomal Aneusomy by Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization in Sputum Predicts Lung Cancer Incidence  
    Varella-Garcia M, Schulte AP, Wolf HJ, Feser WJ, Zeng C, Braudrick S, Yin,X, Hirsch FR, Kennedy TC, Keith RL, Baron AE, Belinsky SA, Miller YE, Byers, T, Franklin WA, Cancer Prevention Research, 1/1/2010
  • Sputum Cytologic Atypia Predicts Incident Lung Cancer: Defining Latency and Histologic Specificity  
    Byers, T., Wolf, H.J., Franklin W.A., Braudrick, S., Merrick, D.T., Shroyer, K.R., Hirsch, F.R., Zeng, C., Baron, A.E., Bunn, P.A., Miller, Y.E., Timothy C. Kennedy, Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers Prevention, 1/1/2008
  • Bronchial Epithelial Ki-67 Index Is Related to Histology, Smoking and Gender, but Not Lung Cancer or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease  
    Miller YE, Blatchford P, Hyun DS, Keith RL, Kennedy TC, Wolf H, Byers T, Bunn PA Jr., Lewis MT, Franklin WA, Hirsch FR, Kittelson J., Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers Prevention, 1/1/2007
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Books/Book Chapters


  • Very Low Sepsis Mortality with Aggressively Implemented Goal-directed Sepsis Bundle Program by 24 Hour On-site Critical Care Service in a Community Teaching Hospital
    Timothy C. Kennedy, Michele Kilbourne, Howard Shapiro, Elizabeth Aronsen, Andras Bodoni, Timothy Clark, Juliana Sutarik, Eric Yeager, Jeffery Schwartz, American Thoracic Society International Conference, Toronto, Canada, 1/1/2008
  • Structural and Numerical Chromosomal Abnormalities in Bronchial Cells from Heavy Smokers
    Varella-Garcia M., Chen, L., Chan, Z., Baron, A., Hirsch, F.R., Kennedy, T.C., Keith, R.L., Miller, Y.E., Mitchell, J., Franklin, W.A., Lung Cancer SPORE Winter Meeting Proceedings, 1/1/2006
  • Endobronchial CIS: Aneuploidy Reflects Natural History of Untreated Lesions
    Miller, Y.E., Varella-Garcia, M., Jonsson S., Keith R.L., Hirsch, F.R., Merrick D.T., Kennedy, T.C., Franklin W.A., Lung Cancer SPORE Winter Meeting Proceedings, 1/1/2006
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  • Interpretation of Arterial Blood Gas Software 
    C. Oxentenco, J. O. Broughton, T. C. Kennedy, P. Corsello, Computerized Pulmonary Services

Grant Support

  • Early Detection And Chemoprevention Of Lung CancerNational Cancer Institute1996–2002
  • Core--Tissue ProcurementNational Cancer Institute1992–1995

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations