Speaker Bio's

Dr. Peter Mogayzel

MD: Cystic Fibrosis

Dr. Peter Mogayzel is the Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center and Medical Director of the Pediatric Specialty Clinic Johns Hopkins Hospital. A Professor of Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, he attended Brown University and received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Boston University. He received a M.B.A. at Johns Hopkins University in 2010. He completed his pediatric residency at the University of Washington, and pediatric pulmonary and pediatric critical care fellowships at Johns Hopkins in 1998 before joining the faculty. Dr. Mogayzel is a Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics, and a member of several societies including the American Thoracic Society. His research interests include the regulatory properties of the CFTR gene, mucociliary clearance and development of new therapeutics for cystic fibrosis. Dr. Mogayzel has published many journal articles and several book chapters on a variety of topics related to cystic fibrosis and he is an ad hoc reviewer for several journals, including the Journal of Cystic Fibrosis and American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Mogayzel has served as Chairman of the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Pulmonary Therapies Committee and the Therapeutic Development Network Protocol Review Committee both of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He is also a past Chairman of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Center Committee which accredits cystic fibrosis centers in the US.