Robyn T. Cohen, MD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
Pediatric Subspecialties (Pediatric Pulmonary & Allergy)

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health

Pulmonary complications of sickle cell anemia; asthma health disparities, pediatric asthma clinical research; asthma in Latino communities; social determinants of health

Section Director
Boston University School of Medicine

2011 Society for Pediatric Research
2008-2010 Drexel Univeristy College of Medicine: DeWitt Petitt Career Development Fellowship

IMPROVE 2: Inhaled Mometasone to Promote Reduction in Vaso-occlusive Events
08/01/2018 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
Mount Sinai Medical Center NIH-NHLBI

Impact of SHS on Children w/ Sickle Cell Disease
09/01/2012 - 09/30/2017 (PI)
Flight Attendant Med Research Institute

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  1. McCauley K, Durack J, Valladares R, Fadrosh DW, Lin DL, Calatroni A, LeBeau PK, Tran HT, Fujimura KE, LaMere B, Merana G, Lynch K, Cohen RT, Pongracic J, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar CM, Gill M, Liu AH, Kim H, Kattan M, Teach SJ, Togias A, Boushey HA, Gern JE, Jackson DJ, Lynch SV. Distinct Nasal Airway Bacterial Microbiota Differentially Relate to Exacerbation in Pediatric Asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2019 Jun 12. PMID: 31201890.
  2. Menzies-Gow A, McBrien CN, Baker JR, Donnelly LE, Cohen RT. Update in Asthma/Airway Inflammation 2018. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019 Apr 26. PMID: 31026407.
  3. Togias A, Gergen PJ, Hu JW, Babineau DC, Wood RA, Cohen RT, Makhija MM, Khurana Hershey GK, Kercsmar CM, Gruchalla RS, Liu AH, Wang E, Kim H, Lamm CI, Bacharier LB, Pillai D, Sigelman SM, Gern JE, Busse WW. Rhinitis in children and adolescents with asthma: Ubiquitous, difficult to control, and associated with asthma outcomes. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2019 Mar; 143(3):1003-1011.e10. PMID: 30213627.
  4. Willen SM, Cohen R, Rodeghier M, Kirkham F, Redline SS, Rosen C, Kirkby J, DeBaun MR. Age is a predictor of a small decrease in lung function in children with sickle cell anemia. Am J Hematol. 2018 03; 93(3):408-415. PMID: 29226507.
  5. Willen SM, Rodeghier M, Strunk RC, Bacharier LB, Rosen CL, Kirkham FJ, DeBaun MR, Cohen RT. Aeroallergen sensitization predicts acute chest syndrome in children with sickle cell anaemia. Br J Haematol. 2018 02; 180(4):571-577. PMID: 29363738.
  6. Cohen RT, Klings ES. Commentary: Heterogeneity of respiratory disease in children and young adults with sickle cell disease. Thorax. 2018 06; 73(6):503.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29353255.
  7. Childs E, Laws MA, Drainoni ML, Nath A, Reid MJ, Sandel M, Cohen RT. Caring for Young Children with Asthma: Perspectives from Urban Community Health Centers. J Urban Health. 2017 Dec; 94(6):824-834.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28741283.
  8. Worsham CM, Martin ST, Nouraie SM, Cohen RT, Klings ES. Clinical and laboratory findings associated with sleep disordered breathing in sickle cell disease. Am J Hematol. 2017 12; 92(12):E649-E651.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28833466.
  9. Willen SM, Rodeghier M, Strunk RC, Rosen CL, Kirkham FJ, Field JJ, DeBaun MR, Cohen RT. Airway Hyperresponsiveness Does Not Predict Morbidity in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 06 01; 195(11):1533-1534. PMID: 28569575.
  10. Cohen RT, Rodeghier M, DeBaun MR. Reply: Decline of Lung Function in Children with Sickle Cell Disease Is Not Associated with Restrictive Defects. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 03; 14(3):478. PMID: 28248586; DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201612-1019LE;.
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Bar chart showing 41 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 9 publications in 2015


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