• 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.

  • Contact Us

    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
  • Research and Training Details

    Joint Appointment Faculty5
    Research Fellows7
    Research Students19
    Support Personnel30
    Direct Annual Grant Support$3,608,385
    Direct Annual Industry Support$493,675
    Peer Reviewed Publications64

    Clinical Activities and Training

    Clinical Staff91
    Clinical Fellows11
    Other Students10
    Inpatient Encounters697
    Outpatient Encounters9,873

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