Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center


Medical School
UT Health Science Center at Houston (2001)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2004), Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2005), Internal Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine (2009), Pulmonary Diseases & Critical Care Medicine
Graduate School
Washington University School of Medicine (2010)
Other Post Graduate Training
Washington University School of Medicine (2010)
Other Post Graduate Training
Washington University School of Medicine (2010)
Graduate School
Washington University School of Medicine (2010), Clinical Investigation

Research Interest

  • Gender disparities in lung diseases
  • Sex hormone influence on host immunity
  • Treatment advances for Cystic Fibrosis


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Standardized Treatment of Pulmonary exacerbations (STOP) study: Physician treatment practices and outcomes for individuals with cystic fibrosis with pulmonary exacerbations.
West NE, Beckett VV, Jain R, Sanders DB, Nick JA, Heltshe SL, Dasenbrook EC, VanDevanter DR, Solomon GM, Goss CH, Flume PA J. Cyst. Fibros. 2017 Apr
Evaluating Outcomes Disparities in the Hispanic Cystic Fibrosis Population: A Need for a National Analysis.
Rho J, Ahn C, Gao A, Keller A, Jain R Chest 2016 Sep 150 3 751-3
Safety and Efficacy of a Novel Microbial Lipase in Patients with Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency due to Cystic Fibrosis: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial.
Heubi JE, Schaeffer D, Ahrens RC, Sollo N, Strausbaugh S, Graff G, Jain R, Witte S, Forssmann K J. Pediatr. 2016 Jun
Increasing awareness of sex differences in airway diseases.
Raghavan D, Jain R Respirology 2015 Dec
Sensory functions of motile cilia and implication for bronchiectasis.
Jain R, Javidan-Nejad C, Alexander-Brett J, Horani A, Cabellon MC, Walter MJ, Brody SL Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 2012 4 1088-98
Cystic Fibrosis
Jain R, Rosenbluth DR The Washington Manual: Pulmonary Subspeciality Consult 2010 2010 341-348
Eosinophilic Lung Disease Associated with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Jain R, Katz JN, Amirkhan RH, Glazer C Clinical Pulmonary Medicine January 2007 14 13-16
Bronchorrhoea complicating inflammatory bowel disease.
Jain R, Scheurich D, Lindberg GM, Girod CE Thorax 2006 Nov 61 11 1014
Pharmacological therapy for acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Jain R, DalNogare A, Mayo Clin. Proc. 2006 Feb 81 2 205-12

Honors & Awards

  • CFF Foundation Harry Shwachman Clinical Research Award
  • LEAD Capstone Dean's Recognition Award - U.T. Southwestern Medical Center
  • CREW award recipient
  • Dedman Family Scholar in Clinical Care
  • American Thoracic Society Career Development Award
  • Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Career Development Award
  • University of Texas Houston Health Science Center Gold Headed Cane Award
    Humanism in Medicine (2001)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society for Women's Health Research (2012)
  • Association for Clinical and Translational Science (2009)
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association