​University of Miami Sarcoidosis Program

Core Team members

George W. Elgart, M.D.

Dermatology consultant

Sixto A. Arias, M.D

Interventional Pulmonologist

Michele I. Morris, M.D.

Infectious Disease consultant

Valeria C. Bagley MD 

Research coordinator

Esther I. Diaz, MD 

Research coordinator

Yamila Arencibia, CVT

Sarcoidosis clinic supervisor


Mehdi Mirsaeidi MD, MPH

Sarcoidosis Program Director

Jamie S. Barkin, M.D.

G.I. consultant

Sandra Chaparro, M.D. Cardiology consultant

Ali Nayer MD

Nephrology consultant

Shirin Shafazand, M.D., MS

Lung Transplant and Sleep consultant

David J. De La Zerda, M.D.

Pulmonary Hypertension consultant

Janet L. Davis, M.D.


Uveitis consultant