Chronic Respiratory Disease

Active Projects: 25

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Cookstove air pollution: Emission profiles and subclinical effects of exposure John Balmes, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Severe Asthma Research Program (Sarp) (Sarp 3 Biospecimens Agreement) Chronic Respiratory Disease
Longitudinal Evaluation of HIV-associated Lung Disease Phenotypes Laurence Huang, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Controlled Thirdhand Smoke Exposure Core Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Pharmacogenomics of Bronchodilator Response in Minority Children with Asthma Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Pediatrics
Tobacco Digital Library and Academic Center Grant Stanton Glantz, PhD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
Translational evaluation of Aging, Inflammation, and HIV in Lung Dysfunction Ruth Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Aging
Richer Models of Asthma Risk: Bridging the Environment-Genetics Divide Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Genetics
A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Double-Dummy Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of Oral Lefamulin (BC 3781) Versus Moxifloxacin in Adults With Community-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia Steven Stoltz, MD Opportunistic Infection, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Children's Respiratory Research and the Environment Workgroup (CREW) Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics
Epigenetics of Socio-Environmental Effects on Asthma in Minorities Chronic Respiratory Disease
Evaluating the health benefits of green affordable housing John Balmes, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Pediatrics
Collaborative Research to Validate Biomarkers of Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Chronic Respiratory Disease
Center for Multi- and Trans-ethnic Mapping of Mendelian and Complex Diseases Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Genetics, Pediatrics
Integrative Analyses to Uncover Biological Mechanisms Mediating Gene Associations with Asthma Drug Response Among Minority Children Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics
Inflammation, Aging, Microbes, and Obstructive Lung Disease (I AM OLD) Study Laurence Huang, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Genetic Control of Airway Epithelium Gene Expression in Childhood Asthmatics Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics
Sustainable approaches to care delivery in Uganda Gabriel Chamie, MD HIV/AIDS, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Treatment Adherence
Critical Review of Literature on Ambient Air Pollution and Pregnancy-Induced Hypertensive Disorders Neha Sardana, BS Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
International Clinical Research Fellowship Christopher Stewart, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Social adversities and asthma: a new phenotype? Neeta Thakur, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Genes, air pollution, and asthma severity in minority children Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Genetics
Mechanisms and Treatment of Deployment-Related Lung Injury: Repair of the Injured Epithelium Chronic Respiratory Disease
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Policy and Standards of Care, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Natural History of Viral Induced Airway Dysfunction and Asthma in Minority Children Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health

Active Projects: 55

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Effects of Chronic Exposure to Ozone on Lung Function John Balmes, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Treating Chinese Smokers with Interactive Expert Systems Janice Tsoh, PhD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Training and Capacity Building
Asthma Clinical Research Network Center Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Evaluate Serum-Based Assay for Pneumocystis Pneumonia Diagnosis Laurence Huang, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Community Action to Fight Asthma (CAFA) - External Evaluation Proposal Claire Brindis, DrPH Chronic Respiratory Disease
Genetics of Asthma in Latino Americans Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease
A Prophylactic Strategy Using Voriconazole vs. Inhaled Amphotericin to Prevent Invasive Aspergillosis in Lung Transplant Recipients Infectious Disease, Opportunistic Infection, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Phase III Study of Sensitivity & Specificity of Aridol Challenge as Compared to Methacoline Challenge to Predict Bronchial Hyperresponsiveness as Manifested by a Positive Exercise Challenge in Subjects With Signs of Asthma but no Diagnosis DPM-A-305 Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Airway Transcriptome Changes in Smokers Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
Tobacco Use Among Argentinean Youth: A Cohort Study Eliseo Perez-Stable, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Adolescent Health, Smoking and Tobacco
Effects of Fluticasone-Salmeterol on Response of Airway Epithelium to Rhinovirus Infections; Phase IV Homer Boushey, MD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Recommendations for Future Studies of Air Pollution and Adverse Perinatal Outcomes Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Newborn and Infant Health, Policy and Standards of Care
Analysis of Urban Aerosols in Major U.S. Cities - Implications for Asthmatic Airways Chronic Respiratory Disease
Identification of Viruses in an Asthma Cohort Charles Chiu, MD, PhD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Mechanisms of Leukocyte Integrin Signaling Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Characterizing the Rheological Properties of Cystic Fibrosis Sputum and the Effects of Mucoactive Agents. Chronic Respiratory Disease
HIV and Lung Complications in the ART Era: Focus on Obstructive Lung Disease Laurence Huang, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Asthma Clinical Research Network Center at UCSF Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
The EVE Asthma Genetics Consortium: Building Upon GWAS Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease
Estimating the Environmental Burden in Two Orphan Lung Diseases Paul Blanc, MSPH, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Airway Microbiome in Severe Asthma Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Whole Genome Analyses for Asthma in Latino Populations Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Genetics
Genetic Variation and Biomarkers in Children with Acute Lung Injury Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics
Benefits of High Efficiency Filtration to Children with Asthma Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics
Prevalence and Pathogenesis of Pulmonary Disease in a Large Multicenter HIV Cohort Ruth Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Women's Health
Thirdhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Public Health Risk Assessment Neal Benowitz, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
Inner City Asthma Consortium (ICAC): Immunologic Approaches to Reduce Asthma Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Preventing Fucose-Dependent Binding of Aspergillus and Pseudomonas to Lung Mucin Infectious Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Genetics
Task Order Agreement- APRIL and OCELOT Homer Boushey, MD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Pediatrics, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
UCSF-Genentech Asthma Collaboration Task Order Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease
A Youth Development and Parent Toolkit for Tobacco Education Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
Thirdhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Public Health Risk Assessment Neal Benowitz, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
UCB-UCSF-MU Research Training on Tuberculosis (TB) and Other Pulmonary Complications of HIV HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Novel small-molecule therapies for Cystic Fibrosis Alan Verkman, MD, PhD Chronic Respiratory Disease
A Youth Development & Parent Toolkit for Tobacco Education [I] Chronic Respiratory Disease, Smoking and Tobacco
New Approaches for Empowering Studies of Asthma in Populations of African Descent Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease
Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses in TH2-High Asthma Chronic Respiratory Disease
AsthmaNet Master Agreement Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Pathogenesis of Emphysema/Obstruction and the Microbiome (POEM) in HIV Laurence Huang, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Acute Cardiopulmonary Effects of Controlled Exposure to Wood Smoke Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Sinusitis in Children and the Nasopharyngeal Microbiome Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, Policy and Standards of Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Epithelial chitinase and lung homeostasis Richard Locksley, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Wood Smoke and Genetic Susceptibility to Asthma in An Honduran Population Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease
Gene-Environment Analyses of Early Life Exposures and Asthma in Ethnically Diverse Children Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Genetics, Pediatrics
The UW Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Center Mike McCune, MD, PhD Chronic Respiratory Disease
A Phase III Study Of Lebrikizumab In Patients With Uncontrolled Asthma Who Are On Inhaled Corticosteriods And A Second Controller Medication Payam Nahid, MD, MPH Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Pathways to Disease: The Biological Consequences of Social Adversity on Asthma in Minority Youth Neeta Thakur, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease, Adolescent Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Core Laboratory for Sputum Quality Assurance and Sputum Analysis Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Longitudinal evaluation of HIV-associated lung disease phenotypes Ruth Greenblatt, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease
UCSF AsthmaNet Clinical Center Homer Boushey, MD Chronic Respiratory Disease
Air pollution, tobacco smoke, & asthma in minority children Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Chronic Respiratory Disease, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Pediatrics, Smoking and Tobacco
Genotypic and functional properties of HIV-1 Nef clinical isolates in PAH-HIV Laurence Huang, MD HIV/AIDS, Chronic Respiratory Disease
Cardiovascular, Pulmonary & Hematological Disease in HIV: Prevention & Treatment Peter Hunt, MD HIV/AIDS, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Aging
Identifying the Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on Pediatric Asthma Risk: Setting the Stage for Improved Pediatric ACE Screening and Prevention Sonya Chalaka, MS Chronic Respiratory Disease, Trauma and PTSD, Pediatrics