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
RDPWaleed Abuzeid, MD
Associate Professor, Otolaryngology
2020-22Disruption of Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms using a novel nitric oxide-releasing nanoparticle
RDPDavid Sherman, PhD
Professor and Chair, Microbiology
2019-21Inferring drug interactions in M. abscessus using chemo-genomics and orthology
RDPEric Morrell, MD, MA
Acting Instructor, Pulmonary
2019-21Immune Tolerance and Inflammation in Lung Transplant Rejection
CFRTCJim Kublin, MD, MPH
Principal Staff Scientist
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch
2020-22Investigating Mechanisms of Vaccine Response Deficiency in Cystic Fibrosis
CFRTCWilliam DePaolo, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine, Gastroenterology
2020-22Genomic and functional relevance of the CF microbiome in gastrointestinal polyps
CFRTCEdward Kelly, PhD
Associate Professor, Pharmaceutics
2020-22CF kidney phenotype and potential consequences in the era of CFTR correction
CFRTCSakeneh Zraika, PhD
Research Associate Professor, Medicine, Metabolism
2020-22Impact of Intra-Islet GLP-1 Signaling on ß-cell Function in CFRD
CFRTCPavan Bhatraju, MD
Acting Instructor, Pulmonary and Critical Care
2018-21Identification of Predictive Biomarkers for Antibiotic Associated Nephrotoxicity in Cystic Fibrosis
CFRTC Marion Pepper, PhD Associate Professor, Immunology2018-21Pseudomonas-specific immune responses in CF patients