Shaping the Future of Cystic Fibrosis Care

Learn more about how the Section of Pulmonary Medicine is leading the way in the advancement of clinical care and research for patients with cystic fibrosis. Meet our experts who will be presenting at the 2018 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (more information below). And we hope you will visit our booth!

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Nationwide Children’s Pulmonary Medicine Participation at 2018 NACFC

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Oral Abstract Presentations without Posters

  • Abby Orkis, MSW, LSW Title: Multidisciplinary Approach to an Adult with Malnutrition – a Mental Health Perspective
  • April Hunt, MS, CCRP and Beth Skaggs Title: Tools to Improve Regulatory Compliance and Efficiency

Oral Abstract Presentations with Posters

  • Presenters and Authors: CJ Nemastil, BA, BS; Terri Johnson, RN, BSN; Patti Olson, RN; Laura Raterman, RN and April Hunt, MS, CCRP

    Title: Visual Interpretation of Important TDN Metrics and Setting Site Goals for Improvement

  • Presenters: CJ Nemastil, BA, BS; Don Hayes, Jr. , MD and Benjamin Kopp, MD

    All Authors: Woodley FW, Moore-Clingenpeel M, Nemastil CJ, Machado R, Hayes D Jr, Kopp BT, Kaul A, Di Lorenzo C, Mousa H, Jadcherla SR.

    Title: Children with Cystic Fibrosis and GERD have Significantly Lower Proximal Baseline Impedance when Compared to Symptomatic Children without Cystic Fibrosis

  • Presenters: Michelle Hjelm, MD; CJ Nemastil, BA, BS and Don Hayes, Jr., MD

    All Authors: Hjelm M; Nemastil CJ; Salvator, A; Hayes, D Jr; Tumin D.

    Title: Influence of Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes on Mental Health: A Single Center Study

Poster Presentations

  • Presenters and Authors: Diana Gilmore; Courtney Hooper; CJ Nemastil, BA, BS; Karen McCoy, MD, Section Chief; Mary Lynn Dell, MD and Stephen Kirkby, MD

    Title: Effects of Self-Reported Marijuana Use on Adherence and Mental Health Disease in Cystic Fibrosis

  • Presenter and Author: Benjamin Kopp, MD

    All Authors: Shuzhong Zhang, Chandra Shrestha, Abdul Bah, Robert Konstan, and Benjamin T. Kopp

    Title: Do CFTR Modulators Affect Macrophage Autophagy and ER Stress?

  • Presenters and Authors: Mary Lynn Dell, MD and CJ Nemastil, BA, BS

    Title: Dexmedetomidine, Psychiatry, and Cystic Fibrosis Acute Care

  • Presenter and Author: Don Hayes, Jr., MD

    All Authors: Faisal Fakhouri, Arunark Kolipaka, Huiming Dong, Houchun Hu, Jayanthi Parthasarathy, Don Hayes Jr.

    Title:  Magnetic Resonance Elastography Derived Stiffnes as a Novel Biomarker in the Cystic Fibtrosis Lung

  • Presenter and Author: Don Hayes, Jr., MD

    All Authors: Jayanthi Parthasarathy, Houchun Hu, Don Hayes, Jr., Faisal Fakhouri, Arunark Kolipaka.

    Title: 3D Virtual and Physical Modeling of the CF Lung: Clinical and Research Applications

Learn more about the Cystic Fibrosis Center at Nationwide Children’s: