Interstitial lung disease Pediatric Research and Clinical Trials

Research & Innovation

The Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases Division at Boston Children’s Hospital is committed to advancing the understanding of interstitial lung disease (ILD) and other pulmonary diseases through basic, translational and clinical research.

The Interstitial Lung Disease program at Boston Children's is a part of the Children’s Interstitial Lung Disease Research Network (ChILDRN), which is a network of physician scientists from across the country, who work together to conduct research and promote awareness of these rare disorders. ChILDRN has worked to develop the pediatric interstitial/diffuse lung disease patient registry and works closely with the Children’s Interstitial Lung Disease (ChILD) family Foundation.

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