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Research

Our research aims to advance science that can be rapidly applied to the understanding, treatment and prevention of pediatric disease.

Specific interests include rhinovirus infection and childhood asthma interactions; improving diet and physical fitness in children; causes and consequences of iron deficiency in infancy; cystic fibrosis neonatal screening; and molecular pathogenesis of blastomycosis.

2010 Highlights

  • Our department had a 2% increase in grant submissions and a 13% increase in grant funding in 2010.
    Extramural Research Funding By Source
  • We launched 16 new clinical studies in 2010; 7 of our primary care sites and 2 community partners were active participants in these studies.
  • 45 investigators—a full third of our faculty—had competitive extramural funding, an 18% increase from 2009.
Extramural Research Funding By Division

SPR/APS Members

  • The following faculty are active members of the Society for Pediatric Research:
    • David Allen, MD
    • Aaron Carrel, MD
    • Pelin Cengiz, MD
    • Elizabeth Cox, MD, PhD
    • Philip Giampietro, MD
    • Theresa Guilbert, MD
    • Julie Kessel, MD
    • Pamela Kling, MD
    • Patricia Kokotailo, MD
    • Robert Lemanske, MD
    • Megan Moreno, MD, MSEd, MPH
    • De-Ann Pillers, MD, PhD
    • J. Carter Ralphe, MD
    • Michael Rock, MD
    • Christine Seroogy, MD
    • Judith Smith, MD, PhD
    • Ellen Wald, MD
    • Jon Wolff, MD
  • The following faculty are active members of the American Pediatric Society:
    • David Allen, MD
    • Sharon Bartosh, MD
    • Kenneth DeSantes, MD
    • Bruce Edmonson, MD
    • Philip Farrell, MD, PhD
    • James Gern, MD
    • Frank Greer, MD
    • Anna Huttenlocher, MD
    • Bruce Klein, MD
    • Robert Lemanske, MD
    • De-Ann Pillers, MD, PhD
    • Paul Sondel, MD, PhD
    • Ellen Wald, MD

Last updated: 03/12/2014
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