Division Head, Pulmonary and Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy

Pulmonary Medicine, Respiratory


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Did You Know?

Dr. Schramm grew up in Chicago and continues to cheer for his hometown sports teams.


Craig Schramm, MD

Education

Education: BA, Carleton College, 1976
MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 1980
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Colorado, 1980-1983
Fellowship: Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, University of Colorado, 1984-1987

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonology

Faculty Appointment

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Expertise

Dr. Schramm completed his residency in pediatrics and fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. After his fellowship, Dr. Schramm was an attending pulmonologist at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for seven years before moving to Connecticut.

Dr. Schramm’s main interests are pulmonary physiology and pulmonary function testing, asthma, chronic neuromuscular disease, sleep disordered breathing, and acute and chronic respiratory failure. He is a member of the American Thoracic Society, American Association for Respiratory Care, American Physiological Society, American Association of Immunology, and Society for Pediatric Research.

Published Research

  • Carroll CL, Sala K, Zucker AR, Schramm CM: Pulmonary mechanics following albuterol therapy in mechanically ventilated infants with bronchiolitis. J Asthma, 49:688-696, 2012.
  • Sinisgalli S, Collins MS, Schramm CM: Clinical features cannot distinguish allergic from non-allergic asthma in children. J Asthma, 49:51-56, 2012.
  • Carroll CL, Stoltz P, Schramm CM, Zucker AR: Beta2-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms affect response to treatment in children with severe asthma exacerbations. Chest, 135:1186-1192, 2009.
  • Singh A, Carson WF 4th, Secor ER Jr, Guernsey LA, Flavell RA, Clark RB, Thrall RS, Schramm CM: Regulatory role of B cells in a murine model of allergic airway disease. J Immunol., 180:7318-7326, 2008.