Folashade Catherine Afolabi, MD $$

Pediatric Pulmonologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Folashade Catherine Afolabi, M.D., is a pediatric pulmonoligist at Children's Health℠ and is an Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Afolabi earned her medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She is board certified by the  American Board of Pediatrics/Pulmonology.

Dr. Afolabi specializes in chronic lung disease, cystic fibrosis and ventilator dependency.

Dr. Folashade Afolabi, pediatric pulmonologist, is with patient Aaini - Children's Health

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2008)
UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2016), Pulmonary Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Pulmonology
  • Research Interests

    • Quality Improvement process in asthma and sleep medicine
    • Emerging antibiotic resistance and changing patterns of antibiotic resistance
    • Cystic Fibrosis host pathogen interactions
    • Cystic Fibrosis hospitalization to home transitional care
    • Community based asthma education of general pediatricians
    • Chronic cough
    • Chronic lung disease
    • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Publications

  • Professional Activities

    • American Thoracic Society (2013)
    • Texas Medical Association (2013)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2008)

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