• Meet the Team

    The Pediatric Lung Transplant Program is home to specialists with a wide variety of backgrounds and areas of focus. As a team, this diversity makes us better prepared to care for your child’s unique needs. Get to know our diverse and experienced Lung Transplant Team.

  • A photo of David Morales.

    David L. S. Morales, MD Chief of Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute, Cardiothoracic Surgery 513-803-9150

    A photo of Marc Schecter.

    Marc G. Schecter, MD Medical Director, Pediatric Lung Transplant Program 513-636-6771

    A photo of Jami Johnson.

    Jami K. Johnson, MSN, APRN, CNP, PNP Nurse Practitioner, Lung Transplant Program, Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-803-4811

    A photo of Christopher Towe.

    Christopher Towe, MD Director, Rare Lung Diseases Program 513-636-6771

    A photo of Roosevelt Bryant III.

    Michael Clay, PT Physical Therapist I, Division of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy 513-636-4651

    A photo of Lara Danziger-Isakov.

    Guido DiMarco, MSW, LISW-S Social Worker III, Lung Transplant Program 513-803-7194


    Karla E. Foster, MS Exercise Physiologist, Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-636-6771


    Grace Pestian, RD, LD Registered Dietician, Division of Nutrition Therapy 513-636-3727

    A photo of Carrie Piazza-Waggoner.

    Carrie Piazza-Waggoner, PhD Pediatric Psychologist, Clinical, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology 513-636-4336


    Ashley Pinger, PT, DPT Physical Therapist II, Division of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy 513-636-4651


    Erin Wells, RN, BSN, CPN Care Manager, Lung Transplant Program 513-803-4815