Dr. Sanders completed medical school and his pediatric residency at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonary at the University of Washington/Seattle Children's Hospital. He obtained a Master of Science in Epidemiology during his fellowship. After completing fellowship, he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin before moving to Riley Hospital for Children/Indiana University in Indianapolis in 2016. His research focuses on pulmonary exacerbations and early life events that contribute to CF lung disease.