Lawrence Nogee, M.D is a Professor of Pediatrics and an Attending Neonatologist at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD, USA. His clinical interests focus on neonatal lung diseases, particularly the treatment of respiratory distress syndrome, bronchopulmonary dysplasia and pulmonary hypertension. His research interests have focused on genetic mechanisms of lung disease in newborn infants and older children, particularly disorders of pulmonary surfactant metabolism.