The Steering Committee ensures that all components of the WIND Study are on track, and it meets regularly to monitor the study’s progress.

Members of the Steering Committee:

Carlos Camargo, MD, DrPH, MPH (Principal Investigator of the WIND Study)
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Jonathan Mansbach, MD (Co-Investigator)
Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Pedro (Tony) Piedra, MD (Co-Investigator)
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Ashley F. Sullivan, MS, MPH (Project Coordinator)
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Alkis Togias, MD (Project Scientist/ Medical Officer)



The Scientific Advisory Board for The WIND Study is composed of six members, all world leaders in their respective fields. Their areas of expertise include topics central to the study, such as bronchiolitis, asthma, child respiratory health, and virology. This group of experts leads the discourse on the scientific aspects of the WIND Study, and advises and guides the research team as we seek to find the links between bronchiolitis and future asthma.

Members of the Scientific Advisory Board:

Mario Castro, MD, MPH
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

James E. Gern, MD
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Keith Grimwood, MB ChB, MD
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Tuomas Jartti, MD
Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland

Robert F. Lemanske Jr., MD
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Fernando Martinez, MD
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ