A photo of Christopher Towe.

Director, Rare Lung Diseases Program

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Childhood interstitial lung diseases; lung transplantation

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Pulmonary Medicine, Rare Lung Diseases, Hemangioma and Vascular Malformations, Lung Transplant, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, Fibrosis

My Locations

My Education

MD: University of Texas Southwestern School of Medicine, Dallas, TX, 2008.

Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 2011.

Fellowship: Pediatric Pulmonary, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2014.

Certification: Pediatric Pulmonary, 2014; Pediatrics, 2012.

My Publications

Mahmoud M, Towe C, Fleck R. CT chest under general anesthesia: pulmonary, anesthetic and radiologic dilemmas. Pediatr Radiol. 2014 Dec.

Towe C, Ogborn AC, Ferkol T, Sweet S, Huddleston C, White F, Faro A. Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome is not specific for bronchiolitis obliterans in pediatric lung transplant. J Heart and Lung Transplantation. 2014 Nov.

Szafranski P, Dharmadhikari AV, Wambach JA, Towe CT, White FV, Grady RM, Eghtesady P, Cole FS, Deutsch G, Sen P, Stankiewicz P. Two deletions overlapping a distant FOXF1 enhancer unravel the role of lncRNA LINC01081 in etiology of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins. Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Aug;164A(8):2013-9.