Padmaja Subbarao

Staff Respirologist @ Hospital for Sick Children

Dr. Padmaja Subbarao, MD, M.Sc., FRCP(C), FAAP, LMCC, is Staff Respirologist at The Hospital for Sick Children; a Scientist in Physiology & Experimental Medicine at the SickKids Research Institute; an Associate Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto; and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Respirology at McMaster University. She is also the Director of AllerGen’s CHILD Study.

Dr. Subbarao’s primary research interest is in the early determinants and development of asthma. Specifically, she is studying changes in infant lung function and biomarkers of inflammation in infants, to elucidate the effect of environment and viruses on the early development of disease.