Who We Are

The Cystic Fibrosis Center at Stanford is a joint project of the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, the Stanford University School of Medicine, and Stanford University Hospital

Pediatric Physicians

David Cornfield MD
Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Professor, by courtesy, of Surgery
Chief-Pulmonary, Asthma, and Medical Director Respiratory Therapy
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Richard Moss MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Emeritus
Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division
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Carlos Milla MD,
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division
CF Center Director, Pediatrics.
Specialty: Pulmonary Medicine
and Transplant

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Carol Conrad MD,
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division, Assistant Center Director,
Pediatric Lung Transplant

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Terry Robinson MD,
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

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Karen Hardy, MD
Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Emeryville

 

John Mark MD,
Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

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Sumit Bhargava, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Esmeralda Morales, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

 

MyMy Buu, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

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Eric Zee, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Emeryville

Manisha Newaskar, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Emeryville

Christin Kuo, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division



Mike Tracy, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Rachna Wadia, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Pulmonary Division

Emeryville

 

Adult Physicians

Gundeep Dhillon, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Adult Center Physician
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
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Laveena Chhatwani, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Paul Mohabir MD,
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine - Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
CF Center Director, Adult

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Specialists

Yelizaveta Sher, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

 

 

Andrew Nevins, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine-Infectious Disease

Diana Naranjo, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Pediatrics

 

Tracy McLaughlin, MD
Assoicate Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology

Aruna Subramanain, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine-Infectious Disease  

Nurse Practitioners

Jackie Zirbes, DNP
Pediatric Clinical Research Practitioner

 

Zoe Davies, PNP
Clinical Research Coordinator

 

Jennifer Cannon, MS, NP-C
Adult Clinical Practitioner, Pulmonary Medicine

Meredith Wiltsie, NP
Adult Clinical Practitioner, Pulmonary Medicine

Elika Rad, NP
Adult Clinical Practitioner, Pulmonary Medicine

The Research Staff

Colleen Dunn, RRT, CCRC
Translational Research Administrator

 

Cathy Henandez
Database Specialist

Monica Elazar
Regulatory Affairs  

 

Sean Ryan, RRT
Research Coordinator

Wendy Valencia
Research Coordinator

Daniel Alvarez
Research Coordinator

Our Nurses

Mary Helmers RN
Pediatric CF Clinic Coordinator

Elizabeth Beken, RN
Pediatric CF Clinic Coordinator

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Deborah Kaley, RN, MSN, AE-C
Pediatric CF Clinic Coordinator
Emeryville

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Ronni Wetmore, RN, MS
Adult CF Clinic Coordinator

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Julian Liang, BSN, RN
Adult CF Clinic Coordinator

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Clinical Social Worker

A CSW provides emotional support, care coordination, and resource assistance for families

Sruthi Veeravalli, LCSW
Pediatric Social Worker

Cleo Hodge, LCSW
Pediatric Social Worker
Emeryville

Meg Dvorak, LCSW
Adult Social Worker

Anastasia Kaiser
Adult Social Worker

Nutritionist

A nutritionist (dietitian) provides consultation, evaluation, and diet instruction
on adequate nutrition of the well person and therapeutic nutrition of the sick.

Julie Matel MS, RD
Pediatric Dietitian


Pediatric Dietician

Emeryville

 

Michelle Stroebe, MS, RD
Adult Dietitian
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Respiratory Care Practitioners

RCPs work to evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders under the direction of a physician.

Candace Middleton, RCP
Pediatric Respiratory Therapy Care

 

Lorraine Macphee, RRT
Pediatric Respiratory Therapy Care
Emeryville

Gauri Pendarker, RRT
Adult Respiratory Therapy Care