Melissa Holtzlander, MD, is a member of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She did her undergraduate training at Youngstown State University, and her postgraduate training at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Holtzlander did her residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, as well as a year of Chief Residency. She completed her fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Her clinical interests the evaluation and management of children with a variety of respiratory illnesses. She has recently become the primary pulmonary physician caring for patients with thoracic dystrophies as part of the Jeune’s team. She also manages patients of all ages with cystic fibrosis (CF). Her research interests include Jeune’s syndrome and corneal changes in pulmonary disease. In addition, she participates as an investigator as part of the CF therapeutic drug network (TDN).