Pediatric Surgical Research Laboratories

Meet the doctors and scientists at MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Children's Hospital Boston who are working together to identify the genes that cause Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) and abnormal lung development.

Meet the Team

A group of doctors and scientists at MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Children’s Hospital Boston are working together to identify the genes that cause Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) and abnormal lung development.

Patricia K. Donahoe, MD, Overall Program Project Director
Director of Pediatric Surgical Research Labs
Chief of Pediatric Surgical Services, Emeritus
MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Marshall K. Bartlett Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Allan Goldstein, MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgical Services,
MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

Jay M. Wilson, MD, Principal Investigator, Children's Hospital Boston
Senior Associate in Surgery
Director of Surgical Critical Care
Children's Hospital, Boston
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Geneticists: Genetics Unit, MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Frances High, MD, PhD
Senior Genetics Research Fellow

Lewis B. Holmes, MD
Chief of Genetics
MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Mauro Longoni, MD
Co-Investigator, MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Kasper Lage, Hansen, PhD
Director, Bioinformatics, MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Maria Loscertales, PhD
Director, Expression Core

Clinical Coordinators

Meaghan Russell, PhD
MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Jessica Kim, BS
Children's Hospital, Boston

Research Associates

Regis Hila, BS
Lisa Kellndorfer, BA, MA
Alireza Kashani Pour, MS
Fotini Nicolaou, BS, MS
Lihua Zhang, BS

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What will we discover next?

Learn how researchers at MassGeneral Hospital for Children are finding new treatments that advance pediatric care.