• Pulmonary Medicine Research

    Several funded research programs exist within the Division of Pulmonary Medicine.

    Maninder Kalra examines the mechanism of upper airway obstruction during sleep in obese children. This research is extramurally and intramurally funded. It is multidisciplinary research that involves the Imaging Research Center, Obesity Center and Sleep Center.

    Raouf Amin examines the mechanism of blood pressure dysregulation and vascular pathology in children with sleep-disordered breathing. This research is NIH funded.

    Cori Daines codirects the pediatric section of the Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutic Development Network at Cincinnati Children’s with Bruce Trapnell. These multicenter studies receive funding from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

    The basic science research has been led by William Hardie, who is examining mechanisms of pulmonary fibrosis.

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    For more information about the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation, call 513-636-7210 or email linda.dixon@cchmc.org.> Contact Us
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  • Division Data Summary

    Research and Training Details

    Number of Faculty24
    Number of Joint Appointment Faculty4
    Number of Research Fellows7
    Number of Research Students15
    Number of Support Personnel23
    Direct Annual Grant Support$3,632,448
    Direct Annual Industry Support$442,529
    Peer Reviewed Publications59

    Clinical Activities and Training

    Number of Clinical Staff103
    Number of Clinical Fellows9
    Number of Clinical Students1
    Number of Other Students1
    Inpatient Encounters613
    Outpatient Encounters9,127
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