Laurie Christine Eldredge, MD, PhD

Laurie Christine Eldredge, MD, PhD


On staff since July 2015

Children's Title: Medical Director, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia program

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Laurie C. Eldredge, MD, PhD, is an Acting Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine and an attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital. She earned her MD and PhD at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL. She completed pediatrics residency training and a fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at the University of Washington.

    She is enthusiastically committed to providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary, team-based, and family-centered care for her patients with chronic respiratory conditions. She is also committed to teaching the next generation of physicians through interactions with our talented pediatrics residents.

    She is a Visiting Scientist at the Benaroya Research Institute and a member of the SCH Center for Clinical and Translational Research. Her primary research mentor is Dr. Steven Ziegler. Her primary research focus is in the pathogenesis of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia, also known as Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity. Specifically, she is working to understand the roles of macrophage subpopulations in the development of this inflammatory lung disease.

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    NIH Loan Repayment Awardee NIH July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2016
    Seattle Childrens Hospital Fellow and Resident Research Day Outstanding Presentation SCH Fellows College 2014
    Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award SCH Pediatric Residents 2014
    Best in Pediatrics Presentation American Thoracic Society 2013
  • Other Publications

    • Eldredge LC | Treuting PM | Manicone AM | Ziegler SF | Parks WC | McGuire JK
      CD11b+ Mononuclear Cells Mitigate Hyperoxia-induced Lung Injury in Neonatal Mice.
      American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology, 2015 July 20
    • Eldredge LC | Ramsey BW
      Remarkable progress toward new treatments for cystic fibrosis.
      The Lancet. Respiratory medicine, 2014 Dec. : 2(12)962-4
    • Li L | Eldredge LC | Quach DH | Honasoge A | Gruner K | Tourtellotte WG
      Egr3 dependent sympathetic target tissue innervation in the absence of neuron death.
      PMC3182249 PloS one, 2011 : 6(9)e25696
    • Eldredge LC | Gao XM | Quach DH | Li L | Han X | Lomasney J | Tourtellotte WG
      Abnormal sympathetic nervous system development and physiological dysautonomia in Egr3-deficient mice.
      PMC2613541 Development (Cambridge, England), 2008 Sept. : 135(17)2949-57
    • Albert Y | Whitehead J | Eldredge L | Carter J | Gao X | Tourtellotte WG
      Transcriptional regulation of myotube fate specification and intrafusal muscle fiber morphogenesis.
      PMC2171871 The Journal of cell biology, 2005 April 25 : 169(2)257-68

  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    The role of TGFbeta signaling in hyperoxia-induced lung injury and fibrosis. Firland Foundation $20,000 July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2015


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Pulmonology

Medical/Professional School

Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago
Northwestern University, Evanston


Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatric Pulmonology, University of Washington, Seattle