Dr. Palomino earned his medical degree at Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia. He completed his Internship, Residency and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at NYU Downtown Hospital in New York City. Dr. Palomino came to Tulane University, for a Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. After finishing his fellowship training Dr. Palomino joined the Tulane Faculty as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine.
Dr. Palomino is board certified in Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
His main clinical and research interests are early diagnosis of lung cancer, advanced bronchoscopic techniques, and molecular biology of lung tumors.
View Dr. Palomino's publications at his PubMed page.