Wayne J. Morgan, MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Program Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship
Research Scientist, A2DRC

Research Interest:

Asthma and wheezing illnesses in infants and children, cystic fibrosis; asthma epidemiology and pathophysiology; data safety monitoring board processes. 

Selected Publications


Guerra S, Lombardi E, Stern DA, et al. "Fetal Origins of Asthma: A Longitudinal Study from Birth to Age 36 Years." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2020. PMID: 32649838


Zhai J, Insel M, Addison KJ, et al. "Club Cell Secretory Protein Deficiency Leads to Altered Lung Function." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2019;199(3):302-312. PMCID: PMC6363971  PMID: 30543455


Hiranrattana A, Stern DA, Guerra S, et al. "sensitisation at age 6 years is associated with subsequent airway hyper-responsiveness in non-asthmatics." Thorax. 2018;73(12):1170-1173.

Gerhart KD, Stern DA, Guerra S, Morgan WJ, Martinez FD, Wright AL. "Protective effect of breastfeeding on recurrent cough in adulthood." Thorax. 2018;73(9):833-839.

Zhai J, Stern DA, Sherrill DL, et al. "Trajectories and Early Determinants of Circulating CC16 from Birth to Age 32 Years." Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2018;198(2):267-270. PMCID: PMC6058982  PMID: 29485918

Fitzpatrick AM, Bacharier LB, Guilbert TW, et al. "Phenotypes of Recurrent Wheezing in Preschool Children: Identification by Latent Class Analysis and Utility in Prediction of Future Exacerbation." J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018.

Vasquez MM, Sherrill DL, LeVan TD, Morgan WJ, Sisson JH, Guerra S. "Persistent light to moderate alcohol intake and lung function: A longitudinal study." Alcohol. 2018;67:65-71. PMCID: PMC5826814  PMID: 29396309

Clinical Trials

Study Title (link to more info on this site)sort descending Link to Study Trial Status Principal Investigator
(ORBEX) Randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter study to assess the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of Oral Bacterial Extract for the prevention of wheezing lower respiratory tract illness Current Trial - Enrolling Fernando Martinez, MD, Wayne J. Morgan, MD
Infant Immune Study (IIS) Current Trial - Enrollment Complete Stefano Guerra , MD, PhD, MPH, Marilyn Halonen, PhD, Fernando Martinez, MD, Wayne J. Morgan, MD, Anne L. Wright, PhD
Oral Bacterial Extract for the Prevention of Wheezing Lower Respiratory Tract Illness Current Trial - Enrollment Complete Wayne J. Morgan, MD
TReating Children to Prevent EXacerbations of Asthma (TREXA) Current Trial - Enrollment Complete Fernando Martinez, MD, Wayne J. Morgan, MD