Evans R Fernandez Perez MD, MSc

  • Department of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor
[email protected]

Board Certified

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases
Critical Care Medicine


Education & Training


Mayo Graduate School College of Medicine (Rochester, MN)
MSc, 2008
Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, School of Medicine (Santiago, Dominican Republic)
MD, 1999


Beth Israel University Hospital and Manhattan Campus for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (New York, NY)


Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)
Pulmonary Medicine, 2006-2008
Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)
Multidisciplinary Critical Care Medicine, 2004-2006

Awards & Recognition

Chief Fellow, Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)

Critical Care Meritorious Research Award for Outstanding Research Achievement, Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)

Chest Foundation Young Investigator Award, 73rd Annual International Meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians (Salk Lake City, UT)

Recent or Important Publications

Fernández Pérez ER, Daniels CE, Schroeder DR, St Sauver J, Hartman TE, Bartholmai BJ, Yi ES, Ryu JH. Incidence, Prevalence, and Clinical Course of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: a Population-Based Study. Chest. 2009 Sep 11.

Fischer A, Swigris JJ, du Bois RM, Lynch DA, Downey GP, Cosgrove GP, Frankel SK, Fernandez-Perez ER, Gillis JZ, Brown KK. Anti-synthetase syndrome in ANA and anti-Jo-1 negative patients presenting with idiopathic interstitial pneumonia. Respir Med. 2009 Nov;103(11):1719-24.

Swigris JJ, Swick J, Wamboldt FS, Sprunger D, du Bois R, Fischer A, Cosgrove GP, Frankel SK, Fernandez-Perez ER, Kervitsky D, Brown KK. Heart rate recovery after 6-min walk test predicts survival in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Chest. 2009 Sep;136(3):841-8.

Fernández-Pérez ER, Sprung J, Afessa B, Warner DO, Vachon CM, Schroeder DR, Brown DR, Hubmayr RD, Gajic O. Intraoperative ventilator settings and acute lung injury after elective surgery: a nested case control study. Thorax. 2009 Feb;64(2):121-7.

Fernández-Pérez ER, Yilmaz M, Jenad H, Daniels CE, Ryu JH, Hubmayr RD, Gajic O. Ventilator settings and outcome of respiratory failure in chronic interstitial lung disease. Chest. 2008 May;133(5):1113-9.

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