Nov 12, 2019
“Ten years ago, I don’t think we knew anything about burn pits. I don’t think we even knew the term burn pits,” said Cecile Rose, a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health [and professor of medicine at CU School of Medicine]. Rose now knows more about burn pits than most. National Jewish Health is at the forefront of burn pit research, conducting a 5-year-long lung study funded by the Department of Defense.