Education

Medical School
Texas A & M University College of Medicine (1989)
Internship
Duke University Medical Center (1990), Pediatrics
Residency
Duke University Medical Center (1992), Pediatrics
Fellowship
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (1996), Pediatric Pulmonology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Chest Wall Deformities
  • Chronic Lung Disease (CLD)
  • Cystic Fibrosis (CF)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
  • Restrictive Lung Disease
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction, Nodules, Polyps & Cysts
  • Research Interest

    • Asthma
    • Cystic fibrosis

    Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 Second Variability Helps Identify Patients with Cystic Fibrosis at Risk of Greater Loss of Lung Function.
    Morgan WJ, VanDevanter DR, Pasta DJ, Foreman AJ, Wagener JS, Konstan MW J. Pediatr. 2016 Feb 169 116-21.e2
    Beclomethasone diproprionate reduced airway inflammation without adrenal suppression in young children with cystic fibrosis: a pilot study.
    Wojtczak HA, Kerby GS, Wagener JS, Copenhaver SC, Gotlin RW, Riches DW, Accurso FJ Pediatr. Pulmonol. 2001 Oct 32 4 293-302
    Cystic Fibrosis: a case of "faded genes"
    Browne BA, Brunner LJ, Weir MR, Copenhaver, SC Journal of Clinical Problem Based Learning 2000 May
    Early inflammation and the development of pulmonary disease in cystic fibrosis.
    Wagener JS, Kahn TZ, Copenhaver SC, Accurso FJ Pediatr Pulmonol Suppl 1997 16 267-8
    Increased DNA levels in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid obtained from infants with cystic fibrosis.
    Kirchner KK, Wagener JS, Khan TZ, Copenhaver SC, Accurso FJ Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 1996 Nov 154 5 1426-9

    Honors & Awards

    • Texas Super Doctor
      Texas Monthly Magazine (2015)
    • Children’s Medical Center Outstanding Community Practitioner
      (2005)
    • Best Pediatric Specialists
      D-Magazine (2007, 2010-2015)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American College of Chest Physicians, Fellow
    • American Specialty Board in Pediatric Pulmonology
    • American Thoracic Society
    • Dallas County Medical Society
    • Texas Medical Society