Saba Sheikh MBBS, MSCE

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Saba Sheikh, MBBS MSCE, is an assistant professor in pediatrics and faculty in the division of pulmonary medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Philadelphia, USA. Dr. Sheikh joined the CHOP as a pediatric pulmonology fellow in 2010 and on completion of her fellowship continued on as research faculty. Her career is geared towards clinical research in Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and focuses on Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes (CFRD), its pathophysiology and clinical implications. Specifically she is interested in understanding the role of respiratory muscles in the decline in pulmonary function in CF patients who develop diabetes.