Jason Elinoff, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Investigator

Critical Care Medicine Department

NIH Clinical Center

Building 10, Room 4D03
10 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892



Research Topics

His research interests include endothelial biology and the role of the endothelium in both acute (septic shock) and chronic (pulmonary arterial hypertension) forms of inflammation.


Dr. Jason Elinoff is currently an Assistant Clinical Investigator in the Clinical Center's Critical Care Medicine Department and serves as the co-director of the department's Critical Care Ultrasound Training Program.

Dr. Elinoff earned his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Princeton University and his degree in Medicine from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He went on to complete internship and residency training in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Following his fellowship training in Critical Care Medicine at the NIH and Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Elinoff was appointed to Staff Clinician in the Critical Care Medicine Department at the NIH in 2011.

Selected Publications

  1. Wang S, Awad KS, Elinoff JM, Dougherty EJ, Ferreyra GA, Wang JY, Cai R, Sun J, Ptasinska A, Danner RL. G Protein-coupled Receptor 40 (GPR40) and Peroxisome Proliferator-activated Receptor γ (PPARγ): AN INTEGRATED TWO-RECEPTOR SIGNALING PATHWAY. J Biol Chem. 2015;290(32):19544-57.

  2. Elinoff JM, Bagci U, Moriyama B, Dreiling JL, Foster B, Gormley NJ, Salit RB, Cai R, Sun J, Beri A, Reda DJ, Fakhrejahani F, Battiwalla M, Baird K, Cuellar-Rodriguez JM, Kang EM, Pavletic SZ, Fowler DH, John Barrett A, Lozier JN, Kleiner DE Jr, Mollura DJ, Childs RW, Suffredini AF. Recombinant human factor VIIa for alveolar hemorrhage following allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2014;20(7):969-78.

  3. Ferreyra GA, Elinoff JM, Demirkale CY, Starost MF, Buckley M, Munson PJ, Krakauer T, Danner RL. Late multiple organ surge in interferon-regulated target genes characterizes staphylococcal enterotoxin B lethality. PLoS One. 2014;9(2):e88756.

  4. Elinoff JM, Rame JE, Forfia PR, Hall MK, Sun J, Gharib AM, Abd-Elmoniem K, Graninger G, Harper B, Danner RL, Solomon MA. A pilot study of the effect of spironolactone therapy on exercise capacity and endothelial dysfunction in pulmonary arterial hypertension: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2013;14:91.

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