Dr. Stephen M Akers MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Stephen Akers is a pulmonologist in Voorhees, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cooper Health System and Virtua Memorial. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Cooper Health System and one of 9 at Virtua Memorial who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Cooper Health System

Virtua Memorial

Education & Medical Training

Graduate Hospital/Tenet Healthcare
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1984

Graduate Hospital/Tenet Healthcare
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1984–1986

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Sleep Medicine

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Cellular elements of the subarachnoid space promote ALL survival during chemotherapy.
Akers, S. M.,Rellick, S. L.,Fortney, J. E.,Gibson, L. F.

Neurotrophins regulate bone marrow stromal cell IL-6 expression through the MAPK pathway.
Rezaee, F., Rellick, S.L., Piedimonte, G., Akers, S.M., O'Leary, H.A., Martin, K., Craig, M.D., Gibson, L.F.

Bone marrow osteoblast damage by chemotherapeutic agents.
Rellick, S. L., O'Leary, H., Piktel, D., Walton, C., Fortney, J. E., Akers, S. M., Martin, K. H., Denvir, J., Boskovic, G., Primerano, D. A., Vos, J., Bailey, N., Gencheva, M., Gibson, L. F.

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