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R. Frederic Knauft, MD
Medicine \ Pulmonology
Hartford Hospital / Medicine

80 Seymour Street
Suite: Brownstone Clinic
PO Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 545-2876
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Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease Medicine
Hartford Hospital / Medicine

Department of Medicine
80 Seymour Street
PO Box 5037
Brownstone Clinic
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 545-2876
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About R. Frederic Knauft

Dr. Knauft has a lengthy and keen interest in Respiratory Care. He has been the medical director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Program since its inception at CT Children’s Medical Center and facilitated its move to Hartford Hospital. Dr. Knauft has participated in the CF Learning and Leadership Collaborative programs and the Center’s accomplishments have been presented at national meetings featuring both the adult and pediatric programs on site. The Adult team is deeply committed to maximizing the health and quality of life of their patients, to strive to achieve collaborative goals of care, and to make transition from pediatric to adult care a priority. The Adult Advisory Board has provided useful guidance for quality improvement ideas. The Adult program is part of the CF Therapeutic Development Network which provides clinical research studies.

Areas Of Interest
Chronic Bronchitis
Cystic Fibrosis
Interstitial Lung Disease
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Hypertension
Anthem Blue Cross
Oxford Health Plans
United Healthcare
Undergraduate:  Harvard College -1964 BA
Medical School:  Case Western Reserve University -1969 MD
Internship:  University of Connecticut - Hartford Affiliated Hospitals 1969-1970 Internal Medicine
Residency:  University of Connecticut - Hartford Affiliated Hospitals 1970-1971 Internal Medicine
   National Institutes of Health 1971-1973 Research Associate
   V.A. Hospital (Washington, D.C.) 1973-1974 Chief Medical Resident
Fellowship:  George Washington University School of Medicine and V.A. Hospital 1974-1976 Pulmonology
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Faculty Appointments
University of Connecticut, Clinical Instructor, Medicine
University of Hartford, Clinical Assistant Professor
Manchester Community College, Adjunct Faculty

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