Galia D Napchan Pomerantz, MD

Napchan Pomerantz Galia D
Pediatric Pulmonology, Cystic Fibrosis

Alternate Location
1131 N. 35th Avenue
3rd Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021

Meet the Physician

Medical Director, Pulmonary Neuromuscular Services Program 

Dr. Galia Napchan Pomerantz is a pediatric pulmonologist at the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Cystic Fibrosis and Pulmonary Center. She received her medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires and completed a residency at the Ricardo Gutierrez Children's Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She then completed a pediatric residency and a fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at Jackson Memorial Hospital /University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

Prior to coming to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, Dr. Napchan Pomerantz was Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Miami's Miller School of Medicine for five years. During that time, she was also the Director of the Asthma Center and the Infant Pulmonary Function Test Laboratory of the Department of Pediatric Pulmonology at Jackson Memorial Hospital. 

  • Spanish


Awards and honors
  • American Thoracic Society Travel Award Grant, 2002
Professional organizations
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Co-Investigator, Double-Blind, Multicenter, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study on Acid Reflux in Asthma
  • Co-Investigator, A Phase 3, Double-Blind, Multicenter, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial with Aztreonam Lysinate for Inhalation in Cystic Fibrosis Patients with Pulmonary P Aeruginosa Requiring Frequent Antibiotics
  • Co-Investigator, A Pivotal Phase 3 Study of MEDI-524 (Numax), an Enhanced Potency Humanized Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Monoclonal Antibody, for the Prophylaxis of Serious RSV Disease in High-Risk Children
  • Co-Investigator, HealthSpark 2: Improving Asthma Care for Preschool Children
  • “Hemoptysis in Children,” Master of Pediatrics, 2008
  • “Asthma Therapy,” Master of Pediatrics, 2007


  • Universidad De Buenos Aires, 1992
  • Univ Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Med Ctr, 2004, Pediatrics
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2002, Pediatric Pulmonology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Pulmonology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatrics

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