Eulalia R.Y. Cheng, M.D.

Eulalia R.Y. Cheng, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2464
Fax: (585) 275-8706

Research Bio

Dr. Cheng's research interests are:
1) Asthma
2) Cystic Fibrosis
3) Synagis Outcomes.

Awards & Honors (Local)

URMC Board Excellence Award - CF team 2014
Recognized as a "Strong Star" going above and beyond for patients and their families. 2013
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Quality Care Award 2013
Selected as Charter Member of Peer Reviewed Physicians. 2012
Nominated to Strathmore's Who's Who for Executives and Professionals 2011
Cited as one of "America's Top Pediatricians" 2011
Nom. to Strathmore's Who's Who Outstanding Prof in Medicine 2010
Kipling's Who's Who as a Leading Professional in Medicine 2009 - 2009
Cited as one of "America's Top Pediatricians" by Comsuers Research Council of America 2008
Cited in The Global Directory of Who's Who 2008
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Quality Care Award 2008
"Alterations in Gene Expression During Hyperoxic Lung Injury" won the Annual Samuel W. Clausen Post-Doctoral Fellowship awarded by the University of Rochester, Department of Pediatrics, Rochester, NY 1990
"Cholecystitis and Cholelithiasis in Children and Adolescents" won Third Place in the Annual Surgical Residents' Papers Contest awarded by the Flint Academy of Surgery. 1983
International Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, elected as member for academic excellence. 1975

Recent Journal Articles

Horowitz S, Watkins RL, Auten JR, Mercier CE and Cheng ERY. "Differential Accumulation of Surfactant Protein A, B and C mRNAs in Two Epithelial Cell Types of Hyperoxic Lung". Am J. Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1991; 5: 511-515.
Veness-Meehan KA, Cheng ERY, Mercier CE, Blixt SL, Johnston CJ, Watkins RH and Horowitz S. "Cell-Specific Alterations in Expression of Hyperoxia-Induced mRNAs of Lung". Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1991; 5: 516-521.
Cheng ERY and Hassan A. "Acute Abdomen: Unusual Etiology , ." Surgical Rounds. 1985; 8: 68-76.
Cheng ERY; Mercier CE; Piedboeuf B; Johnston CJ; Watkins RH; and Horowitz S. "Cell-Specific Accumulation of Metallothionein in mRNAs During Hyperoxic Lung Injury in Adult and Newborn Rabbits. (Submitted)". .
Horowitz S; Hall SB; Cheng ERY; Mercier CE; Hyde RW; Notter RH; Johnston CJ; Smith RJ; and Watkins RH. "Alterations in Gene Expression During Fatty Acid-Induced Lung Injury. (Submitted)". .


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonology - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | University of the Philippines, College of Medicine1979
BS | Arts and Sciences | University of Philippines1974

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonolgy at University of Rochester Medical Center08/01/1989 - 07/31/1991
Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonary at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center08/01/1988 - 07/31/1989
Residency in Pediatrics at Univ. of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry01/13/1987 - 07/31/1988
Internship in Pediatrics at Univ. of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry01/13/1986 - 01/12/1987
Residency in General Surgery at Michigan State Univ College of Human Medicine-Flin07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984