In many ways, 2013 was a banner year for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Research Institute. We achieved a number of firsts, notably being named the best children's hospital in the country by both U.S. News & World Report and Parents magazine.
Focusing on the underpinnings of progressive insulin secretion defects and worsening glucose tolerance in children and adults with cystic fibrosis, and examining the links between hyperglycemia and insulin deficiency and cystic fibrosis-related outcomes.
Dr. Jennifer Bouso is a 3rd year Pulmonary fellow at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Her research focuses on understanding in-host evolution of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF).