CF Research Translation Center and Research Development Program
Seattle Children’s Research Institute
University of Washington
2001 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98121
206-884-7541

Current Pilots

ProgramPrincipal Investigator
Department
PeriodProject Title
CFRTCIan de Boer, MD

Associate Professor, Nephrology
2014-18Vitamin D metabolism in cystic fibrosis
CFRTCSteven Kahn, MB, ChB
Professor, 
Metabolism
2014-18Mechanisms of Late Hypoglycemia in Cystic Fibrosis
CFRTCLynn Hajjar, DVM, PhD
Research Associate Professor, Comparative Medicine
Piper Treuting, DVM, MS
Associate Professor, Comparative Medicine
2016-18Lung and gastrointestinal homeostasis in a germ-free CF mouse model
CFRTCNeal Paragas, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Medicine (Nephrology)
2016-18Identification of Biomarkers for Cystic Fibrosis Associated Nephrotoxicity
CFRTCMatthew Parsek, PhD
Professor, Microbiology
2016-18Microbial colonization and adaptation to the CF gut
CFRTCMarika Bogdani, PhD
Staff Scientist, Matrix Biology
Benaroya
2016-17Hyalouronan and hlyaladherins in the pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis related diabetes
RDPSteve Salipante, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine
2015-17Mechanisms and fitness of spontaneous aztreonam resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
RDPWilliam Altemeier, MD
Associate Professor, Pulmonary
2015-17Role of the Microvasculature in Neutrophilic Lung Disease of Cystic Fibrosis
RDPThomas Hawn, MD, PhD
Professor, Allergy and Infectious Diseases
2017-19The Inflammasome in Cystic Fibrosis
RDPDavid Nichols, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Jason Debley, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
2017-19Testing association between epithelial chloride transport and measures of clinical improvement
RDPAndrew Graustein, MD
Acting Instructor, Pulmonary and Critical Care
2017-19The NLRP3 Inflammasome in The Cystic Fibrosis Lung