Renli Qiao

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Areas of treatment:

Internal Medicine


  • Critical Care
  • Pulmonary


  • Department of Medicine


  • Chinese
  • English
  • Spanish

Renli Qiao, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Practicing location:

  • Keck Hospital of USC

About this doctor:

Dr. Qiao has taught and practiced medicine in both China and the United States and is currently an Associate Professor at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. Dr. Qiao is an attending physician at the Pulmonary Clinic and the ICU at Keck Hospital of USC for lung transplant services. Dr. Qiao has been invited several times to lecture at Peking Union Medical College in China, on topics including pulmonary hypertension and mechanical ventilation. Dr. Qiao has co-authored over twenty five peer reviewed articles for leading medical journals and has had several research studies funded through various grants including the American Lung Association.


Doctor of Medicine, Shanxi Medical College, China, 1983
Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China, PhD, 1991


Northwestern Columbus Hospital, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1994 - 1995


Northwestern Columbus Hospital, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1997


University of California, San Francisco (Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine), San Francisco, CA, 2000


Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases
Critical Care

Professional society memberships:

American College of Chest Physicians
American College of Physicians
American Lung Association
American Medical Association
American Thoracic Society
Chinese Association of Physiological Sciences


American Lung Association, California, Research Grant, 2002 - 2004
International Visiting Scholarship, China, 1988
Travel award, 5th World Congress on Microcirculation, Louisville, KY, 1991