Dr Moira Aitken
United States of America - Western USA

Further Information

Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Centre,
Director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Programme

Moira Aitken qualified in medicine from Edinburgh in 1978. She completed four years as a House Officer, Senior House Officer and Registrar in Edinburgh prior to completing a Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle in 1985.

Her clinical duties include attending physician at the University of Washington Medical Centre and Director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Programme. Her research interests are in clinical and translational research of cystic fibrosis.

She is a member of the Cystic Fibrosis Centre Directors Committee and is the elected adult Cystic Fibrosis representative for that committee.

Her outside interests include hiking and skiing but primarily focus on the activities of her two children.