Raghu Chivukula, M.D., Ph.D.


Physician Investigator (Cl)
Pulmonary, Research Institute
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Assistant In Medicine
Medicine-Pulmonary & Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
MD Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 2013
PhD Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 2013
B.A., Neuroscience Johns Hopkins University 2005
biochemistry; bronchiectasis; critical care; genetic diseases; lysosomal disease; pulmonary disease; pulmonary fibrosis Raghu R. Chivukula, MD, PhD is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, an attending physician in the Massachusetts General Hospital Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and a Visiting Postdoctoral Associate at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research (Sabatini Group). As a physician-scientist, his laboratory interests center on leveraging rare and Mendelian respiratory disorders to inform pulmonary physiology and pathophysiology, with a particular focus on specialized cell organelle biology. His work has been recognized by a Michael A. Shanoff Research Award, selection to Forbes “30 Under 30” in Science and Healthcare, and as a Parker B. Francis Foundation Fellow. Prior to coming to Mass General for residency and fellowship training, he was an undergraduate and MD/PhD student at Johns Hopkins University.