Robert J. Giusti, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Languages: English, Italian
  • Phone: 212-263-5940

About Me

As a college student at Columbia University, I was a proud member of the crew team. Rowing is the perfect team sport: eight oarsmen and the coxswain must work in sync to propel the boat forward and ensure success. Everyone must pull together.

Now, as the founder and director of NYU Langone’s Cystic Fibrosis Center, I am pleased to have developed a team that follows the same ideals. This group consists of specialists from various disciplines—including nurses, social workers, nutritionists, child life specialists, and respiratory and physical therapists—working in sync to ensure optimal care for our patients.

Our Cystic Fibrosis Center is accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Collaborating with the foundation has been highly rewarding and has led to many milestones in improving the quality and longevity of life for people with cystic fibrosis. 

The foundation values family-centered care—partnering with patients and their families through treatment. It’s a model of care I have incorporated into my treatment of children with cystic fibrosis and other chronic respiratory illnesses, such as asthma, chronic cough, recurrent pneumonia, chronic bronchitis, and immotile cilia syndrome.


Conditions and Treatments

childhood asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic cough, chest pain, lung function test, pneumonia, respiratory tract infection (RTI), bronchiectasis, chronic bronchitis, chronic lung disease of babies, interstitial lung disease
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Credentials

Positions
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Pulmonology), 1996
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics, 1987
Education and Training
  • Residency, New York University Medical Center, Pediatrics, 1985
  • MD from SUNY-Downstate CollegeMedicine, 1981
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NYU Langone Fink Ambulatory Care Center

160 East 32nd Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10016

NYU Pediatric Pulmonology Associates

25 Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Research My Research

Interests

Cystic Fibrosis

Research Summary

Dr. Giusti is the New York State physician representative to the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Newborn Screening Working Group and the state coordinator for the New York State Cystic Fibrosis NBS Consortium.

Research Interests Timeline

These focus areas and their associated publications are derived from PubMed and the MeSH term library.
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Publications

  • Airway Microbiota Shifts During Stable Cystic Fibrosis Treated With Inhaled Antibiotics Are Associated With Exacerbations And Disease Progression [Meeting Abstract]

    Sulaiman, I; Beatty, J; Scaglione, B; Wu, BG; Wang, J; Scott, AS; Giusti, R; Amoroso, N; DiMango, E; Fiel, SB; Berdella, M; Walker, P; Condos, R; Segal, LN Sulaiman, I; Beatty, J; Scaglione, B; Wu, BG; Wang, J; Scott, AS; Giusti, R; Amoroso, N; DiMango, E; Fiel, SB; Berdella, M; Walker, P; Condos, R; Segal, LN
    American journal of respiratory & critical care medicine. 2017. 195: ?-?

  • EVALUATION OF MICROBIOME RESILIENCE IN CYSTIC FIBROSIS [Meeting Abstract]

    Scaglione, B; Wang, J; Wu, B; Lesko, M; Li, Y; Scott, A; Giusti, R; Amoroso, N; DiMango, E; Fiel, S; Berdella, M; Walker, P; Condos, R; Segal, LN Scaglione, B; Wang, J; Wu, B; Lesko, M; Li, Y; Scott, A; Giusti, R; Amoroso, N; DiMango, E; Fiel, S; Berdella, M; Walker, P; Condos, R; Segal, LN
    Pediatric pulmonology. 2016 Oct. 51: 335-336

  • IMPROVING PARENTAL EXPERIENCE WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS NEWBORN SCREENING IN NEW YORK STATE [Meeting Abstract]

    Fisher, L; Goetz, DM; Giusti, R; Grob, R Fisher, L; Goetz, DM; Giusti, R; Grob, R
    Pediatric pulmonology. 2015 Oct. 50: 398-398

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