Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine – Mission and Vision

Smiling Newborn Baby


To provide the highest quality care to all infants and their families that is compassionate, comprehensive, and skilled; alongside educating for future generations of health professionals, advancing knowledge of newborn science and care, and advocating for optimal health of newborns.

New Parents with Their Baby


To be the regional and national leader in discovery and application of skilled and compassionate newborn and family care.

Newborn in Incubator

Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Life-giving breakthroughs partnered with family-centered care.

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Newborn sleeping while being held

Well Baby Nursery

Launching new lives, new families and new practices in newborn pediatrics.

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NICU Follow-up Program Team

NICU Follow-up Program

Providing a comprehensive team-based approach to the outpatient care of infants and children at risk for developmental delay or ongoing medical problems after they leave the NICU.

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For over a century, a leader in patient care, medical education and research, with expertise in virtually every specialty of medicine and surgery.

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