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Gutierrez Hector 2017SQUAREDivision Director 

Raymond K. Lyrene, M.D., Endowed Chair in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Division of Pediatric Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine

Additional Titles

Director, UAB/CHS CF Center
McWane Initiative Leader  (Medical Quality at Children's)
Scientist, Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center (CFRC) 
Associate Scientist, UAB Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education  (COERE)
Associate Scientist, UAB Minority Health Research Center (MHRC)


Teaching, implementation and investigation of quality improvement, outcome measurement and management of both clinical and non-clinical processes, using cystic fibrosis care as a model. Clinical evaluation and management of general pulmonary disorders, including asthma, cystic fibrosis and pulmonary infections.