Richard B. Moss

Bio:   Richard B. Moss, MD, is former chief of the Pediatric Pulmonary and Allergy Divisions, and allergy-immunology and pulmonary fellowship training programs director, at Stanford University. He was educated at Columbia (BA), SUNY Downstate (MD), Northwestern/Children’s Memorial Hospital (pediatrics residency) and Stanford (allergy-immunology, pulmonology fellowships). He was Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center at Stanford (1991-2009) and site principal investigator for the Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutics Development Network (1999-2009), where he was also inaugural Chair of the Protocol Review Committee. He currently is a member of Stanford’s Child Health Research Institute, serves on the Pediatric Mentoring Program at Stanford, the Executive Committee of Stanford’s NIH clinical research program (Spectrum Child Health) and the Stanford IRB. Dr. Moss has reviewed and consulted for the NIH, CFF, national and international foundations, peer-review journals and biopharmaceutical companies. His research interests include immunopathogenesis, outcome measures, and treatment of chronic airway diseases of childhood. Recent work has focused on allergic fungal lung disease.

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1979) CA
  • Residency: McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University (1977) IL
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1981)
  • Medical Education: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine (1975) NY
  • Board Certification: Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology, American Board of Allergy and Immunology (1986)
  • Board Certification: Allergy and Immunology, American Board of Allergy and Immunology (1981)
  • Internship: Children's Memorial Hospital (1976) IL
  • BA, Columbia University, Political Science (1971)
  • MD, SUNY Downstate Med Center NYC, Medicine (1975)

Honors & Awards

  • Who's Who in America, Marquis (2006)
  • Member, American Pediatric Society (2005)
  • Professional of the Year, Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc. (2003)
  • America's Top Pediatricians-Pulmonology, Consumers Research Council of America (2002-)
  • Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors (2001-)
  • Professional of the Year, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, N. Cal chapter (2008)
  • Top Doctors - Pediatric Pulmonology Ten Years Award, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd American Registry (2002-2012)
  • Top Doctors as Chosen by Their Peers - Pediatric Pulmology, US News and World Report (2012/2013)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Allergy-Immunology, Pediatrics, Stanford University (1991 - 1996)
  • Chair, Protocol Review Committee, Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutic Development Network, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (2002 - 2005)
  • Co-Director, Allergy-Immunology Felllowship Training Program, Stanford University (1989 - 1995)
  • Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology, Stanford University (1991 - 2006)
  • Principal Investigator, CF Therapeutics Development Network Center, Stanford University (1999 - 2009)
  • Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center, Stanford University (1991 - 2009)
  • Chief, Allergy-Immunology, Pediatrics, Stanford University (2005 - 2009)
  • Director, Allergy-Immunology Fellowship Training Program, Stanford University (2006 - 2011)
  • Executive Committee, SPECTRUM Child Health (2009 - Present)
  • Member, Stanford IRB (2010 - Present)