Team

Our interdisciplinary team includes board-certified pediatric pulmonologists, dietitians, social workers, nurse practitioners, a genetic counselor, pharmacists, nurses, a research nurse and respiratory therapists, all of whom are devoted to providing family-centered care.

Physicians

James Hagood, M.D., Division Chief; Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Julie Ryu, M.D., Clinical Director; Physician Informaticist;  Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Kathryn Akong, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Cystic Fibrosis Transition Program; Associate Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Rakesh Bhattacharjee, M.D., Sleep Director, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Eulalia Cheng, M.D., Staff Physician, UC San Diego

Matejka Cernelc-Kohan, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Gabriel G. Haddad, M.D., Physician-in-Chief, Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego; Chair, Department of Pediatrics, UC San Diego; Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Neurosciences, UC San Diego

Daniel Lesser, M.D., Fellowship Director; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Meerana Lim, M.D., Cystic Fibrosis Center Director; Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Annabelle Quizon, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Aparna Rao, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Fellows

Divya Chhabra, M.D.

Elizabeth Duong, M.D.

Ruth Siew, M.D.