Finn Hawkins, MBBCh
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine

MBBCh, National University of Ireland

Dr. Hawkins is a Principal Investigator (P.I.) in the Center for Regenerative Medicine and The Pulmonary Center. His research focus is studying human lung development and disease using human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs). Dr. Hawkins is currently using iPSC technology to study airway biology with a focus on Cystic Fibrosis.

Boston University
Pulmonary Center

Boston University
Center for Regenerative Medicine

Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences

Investigating the Role of NKX2-1 in Early Human Lung Development Using an Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC) Model
09/01/2022 - 08/31/2025 (Key Person / Mentor)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Regenerating Airway Epithelium with Basal Cells Derived from Human iPSCs
02/01/2021 - 01/31/2024 (PI)
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

iPSC-Derived Airway Basal Cells to Model Human Airway Development and Disease
09/01/2018 - 08/31/2023 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Epithelial stem/progenitor cells as repair agents in diffuse alveolar damage
09/21/2016 - 05/31/2023 (Co-Investigator)
The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco NIH NHLBI

De-Novo Generation of Pulmonary ionocytes from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
11/01/2020 - 10/31/2022 (Multi-PI)
PI: Finn Hawkins, MBBCh
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

iPSC-Derived Small Airway Epithelial Cells as a Novel Model for Cystic Fibrosis
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2022 (Key Person / Mentor)
PI: Andrew Berical, MD
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Generation of functional lung stem cells from human iPSCs
07/01/2019 - 06/30/2022 (Multi-PI)
PI: Finn Hawkins, MBBCh
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Refining stage-specific patterning to efficiently generate basal cells from iPSCs
07/01/2019 - 07/31/2021 (PI)
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Creating the W1282X CFTR Airway Epithelial Cell Toolbox
07/03/2017 - 01/31/2020 (Subcontract PI)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Emilys Entourage

Personalized Drug Predictions For CF Using iPSC-derived Bronchospheres
04/01/2017 - 03/31/2019 (PI)
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

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  1. Wang R, Simone-Roach C, Lindstrom-Vautrin J, Wang F, Rollins S, Bawa PS, Lu J, Tang Y, Beermann ML, Schlaeger T, Mahoney J, Rowe SM, Hawkins FJ, Kotton DN. De Novo Generation of Pulmonary Ionocytes from Normal and Cystic Fibrosis Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2023 May 01; 207(9):1249-1253.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36857488; PMCID: PMC10161739; DOI: 10.1164/rccm.202205-1010LE;
  2. Shankar DA, Walkey AJ, Hawkins FJ, Bosch NA, Peterson D, Law AC. Hospital-level variation in practices and outcomes for patients with severe acute exacerbations of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a retrospective multicentre cohort study. BMJ Open Respir Res. 2023 Apr; 10(1).View Related Profiles. PMID: 37076251; PMCID: PMC10124258; DOI: 10.1136/bmjresp-2022-001593;
  3. Berical A, Lee RE, Lu J, Beermann ML, Le Suer JA, Mithal A, Thomas D, Ranallo N, Peasley M, Stuffer A, Bukis K, Seymour R, Harrington J, Coote K, Valley H, Hurley K, McNally P, Mostoslavsky G, Mahoney J, Randell SH, Hawkins FJ. A multimodal iPSC platform for cystic fibrosis drug testing. Nat Commun. 2022 Jul 29; 13(1):4270.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35906215; PMCID: PMC9338271; DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-31854-8;
  4. Berical A, Beermann ML, Suzuki S, LeSuer J, Matte T, Davis B, Kotton D, Hawkins F. Generation of Airway Epithelial Cell Air-Liquid Interface Cultures from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells. J Vis Exp. 2022 Jun 14; (184).View Related Profiles. PMID: 35781291
  5. Wang R, Hume AJ, Beermann ML, Simone-Roach C, Lindstrom-Vautrin J, Le Suer J, Huang J, Olejnik J, Villacorta-Martin C, Bullitt E, Hinds A, Ghaedi M, Rollins S, Werder RB, Abo KM, Wilson AA, Mühlberger E, Kotton DN, Hawkins FJ. Human airway lineages derived from pluripotent stem cells reveal the epithelial responses to SARS-CoV-2 infection. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2022 03 01; 322(3):L462-L478.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35020534; PMCID: PMC8917936; DOI: 10.1152/ajplung.00397.2021;
  6. Ng WH, Johnston EK, Tan JJ, Bliley JM, Feinberg AW, Stolz DB, Sun M, Wijesekara P, Hawkins F, Kotton DN, Ren X. Recapitulating human cardio-pulmonary co-development using simultaneous multilineage differentiation of pluripotent stem cells. Elife. 2022 01 12; 11.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35018887; PMCID: PMC8846595; DOI: 10.7554/eLife.67872;
  7. Suzuki S, Hawkins FJ, Barillà C, Beermann ML, Kotton DN, Davis BR. Differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into functional airway basal stem cells. STAR Protoc. 2021 Sep 17; 2(3):100683.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34355203; PMCID: PMC8322461; DOI: 10.1016/j.xpro.2021.100683;
  8. Smyth R, Sloan JM, Burks E, Hawkins F. Primary pulmonary marginal zone lymphoma: an unusual cause of pulmonary infiltrates. Respirol Case Rep. 2021 Aug; 9(8):e00806.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34221408; PMCID: PMC8239556; DOI: 10.1002/rcr2.806;
  9. Hawkins FJ, Suzuki S, Beermann ML, Barillà C, Wang R, Villacorta-Martin C, Berical A, Jean JC, Le Suer J, Matte T, Simone-Roach C, Tang Y, Schlaeger TM, Crane AM, Matthias N, Huang SXL, Randell SH, Wu J, Spence JR, Carraro G, Stripp BR, Rab A, Sorsher EJ, Horani A, Brody SL, Davis BR, Kotton DN. Derivation of Airway Basal Stem Cells from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells. Cell Stem Cell. 2021 01 07; 28(1):79-95.e8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33098807; PMCID: PMC7796997; DOI: 10.1016/j.stem.2020.09.017;
  10. Huang J, Hume AJ, Abo KM, Werder RB, Villacorta-Martin C, Alysandratos KD, Beermann ML, Simone-Roach C, Lindstrom-Vautrin J, Olejnik J, Suder EL, Bullitt E, Hinds A, Sharma A, Bosmann M, Wang R, Hawkins F, Burks EJ, Saeed M, Wilson AA, Mühlberger E, Kotton DN. SARS-CoV-2 Infection of Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Human Lung Alveolar Type 2 Cells Elicits a Rapid Epithelial-Intrinsic Inflammatory Response. Cell Stem Cell. 2020 12 03; 27(6):962-973.e7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32979316; PMCID: PMC7500949; DOI: 10.1016/j.stem.2020.09.013;
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