Richard B. Moss

Professor of Pediatrics at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, Emeritus
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, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (1981) CA
  • 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

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

Administrative Appointments

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