Christopher Fortner profile picture
315-464-6323

Christopher Fortner, MD, PhD

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

SPECIALTIES

Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonary

LANGUAGES

English

PATIENT TYPE

Children

CLINICAL BACKGROUND AND MY APPROACH TO CARE

Cystic fibrosis, asthma, chronic cough

CLINICAL TRIALS

A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-blind, Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of VX-659 Combination Therapy in Subjects Aged 18 Years and Older With Cystic Fibrosis
Read more
A Phase 2a, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Incomplete Block, Crossover Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of VX-371 in Subjects Aged 12 Years or Older With Cystic Fibrosis, Homozygous for the F508del-CFTR Mutation, and Being Treated With Orkambi.
Read more
A Phase 3, Open-label, Rollover Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Long-term Treatment With VX-661 in Combination With Ivacaftor in Subjects Aged 12 Years and Older With Cystic Fibrosis, Homozygous or Heterozygous for the F508del-CFTR Mutation
Read more
Participation in the Cystic Fibrosis Patient Registry
Read more
A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of VX-661 in Combination With Ivacaftor in Subjects Aged 12 Years and Older With Cystic Fibrosis, Homozygous for the F508del-CFTR Mutation (VX14-661-106)
Read more
A PHASE 3 EFFICACY AND SAFETY STUDY OF ATALUREN (PTC124®) IN PATIENTS WITH NONSENSE MUTATION CYSTIC FIBROSIS (PTC124-GD-021-CF)
Read more
OPTIMIZing Treatment for Early Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in Cystic Fibrosis. The OPTIMIZE Multicenter, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind, Randomized Trial. (OPTIMIZE-IP-12)
Read more

DISEASES & CONDITIONS TREATED

Asthma
Cystic Fibrosis (CF)

TREATMENTS / SERVICES

Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy

CLINICAL LOCATIONS

Upstate University Hospital
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-464-6323
Upstate University Hospital
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-464-6323

CLINICAL SECTION AFFILIATIONS

Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

CURRENT HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES

Upstate University Hospital
Crouse Hospital

CAMPUSES

Downtown

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS

Duke University Medical Center, 2009-2012