Pulmonary Medicine

  • 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
  • Pulmonary Medicine

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    Pulmonary Medicine Research

    Pulmonary Medicine

    Row 1: J Crisalli, N Simakajornboon, B Chini, C Kercsmar, K McDowell

    Row 2: L Burns, P Boesch, C Torres-Silva, P Joseph, R Amin

    Row 3: N Gurbani, T Clegg, D Grossoehme, R Wood

    Row 4: S Madala, R Bokulic, W Hardie

  • Division Data Summary

    Research and Training Details
    Joint Appointment Faculty3
    Research Fellows5
    Research Students11
    Support Personnel22
    Direct Annual Grant Support$2,656,761
    Direct Annual Industry Support$322,333
    Peer Reviewed Publications52
    Clinical Activities and Training
    Clinical Staff75
    Clinical Fellows9
    Inpatient Encounters692
    Outpatient Encounters9093
  • Our pulmonology program was rated No. 2 in the country in the 2013-14 list of Best Children’s Hospitals published by U.S. News & World Report.
    U.S. News & World Report ranked us No. 2 in pulmonology care. Learn more