The pediatric Pulmonology program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as a Cystic Fibrosis Care Center, serving as a center of excellence for clinical care, research and multi-disciplinary support for Cystic Fibrosis (CF) patients. The program is also a Cystic Fibrosis Foundation designated Therapeutic Development Center—one of more than 80 centers worldwide specializing in clinical trials to evaluate the safety and efficacy of new therapies.
Our pulmonologists also lead a collaborative asthma program aimed at reducing the rate of hospitalization for children with asthma and linking hospital-based and community resources for families of asthmatic children.
Conditions We Treat
The Pulmonology program treats children with acute and chronic diseases of the respiratory system, including:
- Cystic fibrosis
- Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
- Central apnea
- Sleep apnea
- Sleep-disordered breathing