Catherine O'Malley, RRT - Respiratory Therapy

Ms. Catherine O'Malley reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Ms. O'Malley is a cystic fibrosis specialist at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.

Education and Training

Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 1978

Financial Disclosure

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This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

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