Institutes, Divisions & Centers
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.

Clinical Division

Learn more about the clinical work being done in Pulmonary Medicine at Cincinnati Children's.

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Contact Us

For more information about Pulmonary Medicine, call 513-636-6771.

Research Achievements

2022 Research Annual Report.

Learn more about our most significant findings and view grant funding and division statistics in this year's Research Annual Report.

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Among the Best


Our pulmonology program is ranked #2 in the nation in the 2022-23 list of Best Children’s Hospitals published by U.S. News & World Report.

Awards and Rankings