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Pamela Zeitlin, M.D., Ph.D


Professor and Director
Pulmonary Medicine

Cystic Fibrosis Center


Cystic Fibrosis
Pulmonary Medicine


The Johns Hopkins Hospital
200 N. Wolfe Street
 MD 21287 


Medical School:  
Yale University

Johns Hopkins Hospital – Pediatrics

Johns Hopkins Hospital – Pulmonary & Cystic Fibrosis


Pamela Zeitlin, a native of Hawaii, received her M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the Yale University School of Medicine, completed her internship and residency in pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and her fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. In 1988 she joined the faculty in Pediatrics, where she has developed a program of clinical and translational research into cystic fibrosis. Dr. Zeitlin directs a pediatric pulmonology multidisciplinary training grant for Ph.D. and M.D. trainees interested in developing an academic career in respiratory research. She is Director of the Eudowood Division of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences and Deputy Director of the Institute for Clinical and Translation Research at Johns Hopkins University. Her research focuses on the role of chloride channels in inherited diseases of the respiratory tract, e.g. cystic fibrosis. She co-directs the Johns Hopkins Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutics Development Network site. Married to Myron Yaster, MD, she enjoys travel, ocean sports, and support of the arts in Baltimore.

Phone: 410-955-2795

Fax: 410-955-1030

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