The Center for Infant Pulmonary Disorders at Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics is a recognized leader
in researching and improving treatments for chronic lung diseases
Our team is involved with ongoing studies to discover new
treatment methods that improve quality of life for newborns with
The center continually pursues new studies which combine in-depth research and potentially effective clinical
treatments to minimize the short-term and lifelong
effects of pulmonary disorders. Our team also provides long-term
follow-up assessments to help maintain long-term health.
We focus on improving infant health by partnering with other
neonatologists as well as specialists in pulmonology, immunology,
pharmacology, outcomes research and other disciplines. The support provided by the center blends with and supplements new and ongoing externally funded
clinical and translational research.