Csaba Galambos, M.D., Ph.D. is the first recipient of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Innovation Research Award. The new grant funds research projects that address critical issues in advancing PH research. Projects must introduce new scientific or medical concepts or examine existing problems from a new perspective.

Dr. Galambos is the director of pediatric pulmonary research at Children’s Hospital Colorado and a lead investigator at the Pediatric Heart Lung Center. His research seeks to understand lung vascular development to identify new strategies for earlier diagnosis, prevention, and potential cures for infants and children with pulmonary disease and PH.

Dr. Galambos is a professor of pathology, pulmonary and sleep medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and a staff pathologist at Children’s Hospital Colorado. His medical degree is from the Medical University of Pecs in Hungary and his Ph.D. in vascular development and angiogenesis is from Semmelweis University in Budapest Hungary.

He completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle and his residency in pathology at the St. Louis University in Missouri. Dr. Galambos was chief fellow at Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, and has a physician leadership and management certificate from the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business.

Csaba Galambos, M.D., Ph.D.