Ofer Yanay, MD, is attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital and Harborview Medical Center and associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is also the Medical Director of ICU Respiratory Therapy. He completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric critical care. He has published chapters and peer-reviewed articles with emphasis on gene therapy. His laboratory-based research centers on lentivirus-based vectors and on gene therapybased treatment for diabetes.