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

Current Pilots

ProgramPrincipal Investigator
PeriodProject Title
CFRTCIan de Boer, MD

Associate Professor, Nephrology
2014-18Vitamin D metabolism in cystic fibrosis
CFRTCSteven Kahn, MB, ChB
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
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