Pediatric Newborn Medicine - Recent Publications

Elisa Abdulhayoglu, MD, MS

  • Omansky, GL, Abudlhayoglu, E, Zhurbilo, B. Phelan-McDermid Syndrome. Neonatal Netw 2017, 36(2) p. 98-100

Saima Aftab, MD

  • Aftab SM. Delivery Room Management of the Difficult and Critical Neonatal Airway. In: Anonymous Disorders of the Neonatal & Infant Airway: Fundamentals for Practice. 1st ed. Springer, 2015.
  • Aftab SM. General Neonatology. In: Anonymous Secrets series: Fetal and neonatal secrets. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders, 2014.

Mandy Brown Belfort, MD, MPH

  • Belfort MB, Ehrenkranz RA. Neurodevelopmental outcomes and nutritional strategies in very low birth weight infants. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2017 Feb; 22(1):42-48. PMID:  27692935
  • Lakshmanan A, Agni M, Lieu T, Fleeger E, Kipke M, Friedlich PS, McCormick MC, Belfort MB. The impact of preterm birth <37 weeks on parents and families: a cross-sectional study in the 2 years after discharge from the neonatal intensive care unit. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2017 Feb 16; 15(1):38. MPID: 28209168
  • Belfort MB, Cohen RT, Rhein LM, McCormick MC. Preterm infant growth and asthma at age 8 years. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 2016;101:F230-4.
  • Belfort MB, Kuban KC, O'Shea TM, et al. Weight Status in the First 2 Years of Life and Neurodevelopmental Impairment in Extremely Low Gestational Age Newborns. J Pediatr 2016;168:30,35.e2.
  • Belfort MB, Rifas-Shiman SL, Kleinman KP, et al. Infant Breastfeeding Duration and Mid-Childhood Executive Function, Behavior, and Social-Emotional Development. J Dev Behav Pediatr 2016;37:43-52.
  • Gordon JH, Leung AM, Hale AR, et al. No difference in urinary iodine concentrations between Boston-area breastfed and formula-fed infants. Thyroid 2014;24:1309-13.
  • Morisaki N, Belfort MB, McCormick MC, et al. Correction: Brief Parenteral Nutrition Accelerates Weight Gain, Head Growth Even in Healthy VLBWs. PLoS One 2015;10:e0143984.
  • Perng W, Rifas-Shiman SL, Kramer MS, et al. Early Weight Gain, Linear Growth, and Mid-Childhood Blood Pressure: A Prospective Study in Project Viva. Hypertension 2016;67:301-8.
  • Belfort MB. Nutritional management of preterm infants post-discharge. In: Duggan CP, Watkins JB, Walker WA, eds. Nutrition in Pediatrics. 5th ed. PMBH, USA, 2016. In press
  • Belfort MB, Hansen AR. General considerations. In: Hansen AR, Puder M, eds. The Manual of Surgical Neonatal Intensive Care. 3rd ed. Toronto: BC Decker, 2015. In press
  • Jacobi-Polishook T, Collins CT, Sullivan TR, et al. Human milk intake in preterm infants and neurodevelopment at 18 months corrected age. Pediatric Research. In press
  • Kunz S, Bell K, Belfort MB. Early nutrition in preterm infants: effects on neurodevelopment and cardiometabolic health. NeoReviews. In press

Sule Cataltepe, MD

  • Cataltepe S, Arikan MC, Liang X, Smith TW, Cataltepe O. Fatty acid binding protein 4 expression in cerebral vascular malformations: implications for vascular remodeling. Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 2015;41:646-56.
  • Yu CW, Liang X, Lipsky S, et al. Dual role of fatty acid-binding protein 5 on endothelial cell fate: a potential link between lipid metabolism and angiogenic responses. Angiogenesis 2016;19:95-106.

Helen Christou, MD

  • Joung KE, Cataltepe S, Michael Z, Christou H, Mantzoros CS. Cord Blood adipocyte fatty acid binding protein levels correlate with gestational age and birth weight in neonates. 2017. J Clin End Metab. In press
  • Burris HH, Van Marter LJ, McElrath TF, et al. Vitamin D status among preterm and full-term infants at birth. Pediatr Res 2014;75:75-80.
  • Joung KE, Christou H, Park KH, Mantzoros CS. Cord blood levels of osteopontin as a phenotype marker of gestational age and neonatal morbidities. Obesity (Silver Spring) 2014;22:1317-24.
  • Lin T, Maita D, Thundivalappil SR, et al. Hemopexin in severe inflammation and infection: mouse models and human diseases. Crit Care 2015;19:166,015-0885-x.
  • Tsoyi K, Geldart AM, Christou H, Liu X, Chung SW, Perrella MA. Elk-3 is a KLF4-regulated gene that modulates the phagocytosis of bacteria by macrophages. J Leukoc Biol 2015;97:171-80.

Pamela Dodrill, PhD, CCC-SLP

  • Marshall J, Wallace M, Hill R, Dodrill P. Intervention for Feeding Difficulties in Children with a Complex Medical History: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 Mar [In Press].
  • Follent AM, Rumbach AF, Ward EC, Dodrill P, Lewindon P. Speech-language Pathology in Acute Pediatric Chemical or Button Battery Ingestion Injurty. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 Jan;64(1):42-46
  • Gosa MM, Dodrill P. Effect of Time and Temperature on Thickened Infant Formula. Nutr Clin Pract. 2016 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Dodrill P, Gosa MM. Pediatric Dysphagia: Physiology, Assessment, and Management. Ann Nutr Metab 2015;66 Suppl 5:24-31.
  • Marshall J, Hill RJ, Ware RS, Ziviani J, Dodrill P. Clinical Characteristics of 2 Groups of Children With Feeding Difficulties. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2016;62:161-8.
  • Marshall J, Hill RJ, Ware RS, Ziviani J, Dodrill P. Multidisciplinary intervention for childhood feeding difficulties. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015;60:680-7.
  • Marshall J, Hill RJ, Ziviani J, Dodrill P. Features of feeding difficulty in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Int J Speech Lang Pathol 2014;16:151-8.
  • Marshall J, Raatz M, Ward EC, Dodrill P. Use of parent report to screen for feeding difficulties in young children. J Paediatr Child Health 2015;51:307-13.
  • Ward EC, Hill AE, Nund RL, et al. Developing clinical skills in paediatric dysphagia management using human patient simulation (HPS). Int J Speech Lang Pathol 2015;17:230-40.

Mohamed El-Dib, MD

  • Aly H, Elmahdy H, El-Dib M, et al. Melatonin use for neuroprotection in perinatal asphyxia: a randomized controlled pilot study. J Perinatol 2015;35:186-91.
  • Aly H, Hoffman H, El-Dib M, Said L, Mohamed M. Factor affecting length of stay in late preterm infants: an US national database study. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2015;28:598-604.
  • Aly H, Soliman RM, El-Dib M, et al. Birth Weight, Insulin Resistance, and Blood Pressure in Late Preterm Infants. Am J Perinatol 2015;32:865-72.
  • Aly H, Soliman RM, El-Dib M, et al. Does positioning affect tracheal aspiration of gastric content in ventilated infants? J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015;60:327-31.
  • El-Dib M, Aly S, Govindan R, Mohamed M, du Plessis A, Aly H. Brain Maturity and Variation of Oxygen Extraction in Premature Infants. Am J Perinatol 2016;.
  • El-Dib M, Glass P. Does exposure of premature infants to repetitive recorded mother sounds improve neurodevelopmental outcome? Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015;112:E4166.
  • El-Dib M, Govindan R, Aly S, Mohamed M, du Plessis A, Aly H. EEG maturation and stability of cerebral oxygen extraction in very low birth weight infants. J Perinatol 2016;36:311-6.
  • El-Dib M, Massaro AN, Glass P, Aly H. Sleep wake cycling and neurodevelopmental outcome in very low birth weight infants. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2014;27:892-7.
  • Gimovsky A, Townsel C, El-Dib M, Mohamed M, Aly H, Marcri C. Maternal Obesity May Drive Perinatal Outcome Differences More Than Racial Differences. Journal of Women's Health Issues & Care 2015;4(1):1-4.
  • Mohamed MA, El-Dib, M, Alqahtani S, Alyami K, Ibrahim AN, Aly, H. Patent ductus arteriosus in premature infants: to treat or not to treat? Journal of Perinatology 2017
  • Mohamed MA, Goldman C, El-Dib M, Aly H. Maternal juvenile rheumatoid arthritis may be associated with preterm birth but not poor fetal growth. J Perinatol 2016;36:268-71.
  • Mohsen L, Abou-Alam M, El-Dib M, Labib M, Elsada M, Aly H. A prospective study on hyperglycemia and retinopathy of prematurity. J Perinatol 2014;34:453-7.

Carmina Erdei, MD

  • Erdei C, Dammann O. The Perfect Storm: Preterm Birth, Neurodevelopmental Mechanisms, and Autism Causation. Perspect Biol Med 2014;57:470-81.
  • Erdei C, McAvoy LL, Gupta M, Pereira S, McGowan EC. Is zero central line-associated bloodstream infection rate sustainable? A 5-year perspective. Pediatrics 2015;135:e1485-93.

Saila Ghanta, MD

  • Ghanta S, Tsoyi K, Perrella MA. The role of mesenchymal stromal cells in bacterial infection. In: Hoboken NJ, ed. The Biology and Therapeutic Applications of Mesenchymal Cells. M.K. Atkinson (ed) ed. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2015.
  • Liu X, Hall SR, Wang Z, et al. Rescue of neonatal cardiac dysfunction in mice by administration of cardiac progenitor cells in utero. Nat Commun 2015;6:8825.
  • Morton S, Ehret D, Ghanta S, Sajti E, Walsh BH. Neonatology Review: Q&A. 3rd Edition. , 2015.
  • Mukhopadhyay S, Laskmanan A, Ghanta S, et al. Neonatology Review: Q&A. Lulu Publications, 2014.
  • Tsoyi K, Hall SR, Dalli J, et al. Carbon monoxide improves efficacy of mesenchymal stormal cells via resolvins. Crit Care 2016;.

Katherine Gregory, PhD, RN

  • Conley YP, Heitkemper M, McCarthy D, et al. Educating future nursing scientists: Recommendations for integrating omics content in PhD programs. Nurs Outlook 2015;63:417-27.
  • Gregory KE. Initiating Care for the Extremely Low Gestational Age Infant. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2015;29:194-6.
  • Gregory KE. Differentiating between research and quality improvement. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2015;29:100-2.
  • Gregory KE. Disease prediction strategies for necrotizing enterocolitis. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2015;29:5-7.
  • Gregory KE. Vitamin A supplementation: is it worth a shot? J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2014;28:253-5.
  • Gregory KE. Caring for the infant with neonatal abstinence syndrome in a community-based setting. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2014;28:161-3.
  • Gregory KE. What can the transition to extrauterine life teach us about change? J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2014;28:94-7.
  • Gregory KE, Dubois N, Steele T. Nutritional and immunological considerations relevant to infant nutrition. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2014;28:80-6.
  • Gregory KE, Winston AB, Meller S, Ismail A, Van Marter LJ. Stooling pattern and early nutritional exposures associated with necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2015;29:60-8.
  • Gregory KE, Winston AB, Yamamoto HS, et al. Urinary intestinal fatty acid binding protein predicts necrotizing enterocolitis. J Pediatr 2014;164:1486-8.
  • Zhou Y, Shan G, Sodergren E, Weinstock G, Walker WA, Gregory KE. Longitudinal analysis of the premature infant intestinal microbiome prior to necrotizing enterocolitis: a case-control study. PLoS One 2015;10:e0118632.
  • Gregory KE. A brief history of antibiotics in the NICU: From Routine Prophylaxis to Antimicrobial Stewardship. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing 2016;30(2).
  • Gregory KE. Unraveling the microbiome? Guest Editor of the Special Series on the Microbiome. Advances in Neonatal Care 2015;15(5):312-3.
  • Gregory KE, LaPlante RD, Shan G, Kumar DV, Gregas M. Mode of Birth Influences Preterm Infant Intestinal Colonization With Bacteroides Over the Early Neonatal Period. Adv Neonatal Care 2015;15:386-93.
  • Groer MW, Gregory KE, Louis-Jacques A, Thibeau S, Walker WA. The very low birth weight infant microbiome and childhood health. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 2015;105:252-64.

Terrie Inder, MBChB, MD

  • Barnette AR, Horbar JD, Soll RF, et al. Neuroimaging in the evaluation of neonatal encephalopathy. Pediatrics 2014;133:e1508-17.
  • Crapnell TL, Woodward LJ, Rogers CE, Inder TE, Pineda RG. Neurodevelopmental Profile, Growth, and Psychosocial Environment of Preterm Infants with Difficult Feeding Behavior at Age 2 Years. J Pediatr 2015;167:1347-53.
  • Engelhardt E, Inder TE, Alexopoulos D, et al. Regional impairments of cortical folding in premature infants. Ann Neurol 2015;77:154-62.
  • Ferradal SL, Liao SM, Eggebrecht AT, et al. Functional Imaging of the Developing Brain at the Bedside Using Diffuse Optical Tomography. Cereb Cortex 2016;26:1558-68.
  • Greaves RF, Zacharin MR, Donath SM, Inder TE, Doyle LW, Hunt RW. Establishment of hormone reference intervals for infants born < 30 weeks' gestation. Clin Biochem 2014;47:101-8.
  • Inder T. Editorial: The current state of the nation in evaluating the neonatal brain: Who? Why? How? Curr Pediatr Rev 2014;10:1.
  • Kidokoro H, Anderson PJ, Doyle LW, Woodward LJ, Neil JJ, Inder TE. Brain injury and altered brain growth in preterm infants: predictors and prognosis. Pediatrics 2014;134:e444-53.
  • Lee I, Neil JJ, Huettner PC, et al. The impact of prenatal and neonatal infection on neurodevelopmental outcomes in very preterm infants. J Perinatol 2014;34:741-7.
  • Mackay MT, Molesworth C, Northam EA, Inder TE, Cameron FJ, DKA Brain Injury Study Group. Diabetic ketoacidosis and electroencephalographic changes in newly diagnosed pediatric patients. Pediatr Diabetes 2015;.
  • McPherson C, Haslam M, Pineda R, Rogers C, Neil JJ, Inder TE. Brain Injury and Development in Preterm Infants Exposed to Fentanyl. Ann Pharmacother 2015;49:1291-7.
  • McPherson C, Neil JJ, Tjoeng TH, Pineda R, Inder TE. A pilot randomized trial of high-dose caffeine therapy in preterm infants. Pediatr Res 2015;78:198-204.
  • Morales DM, Holubkov R, Inder TE, et al. Cerebrospinal fluid levels of amyloid precursor protein are associated with ventricular size in post-hemorrhagic hydrocephalus of prematurity. PLoS One 2015;10:e0115045.
  • Murray AL, Thompson DK, Pascoe L, et al. White matter abnormalities and impaired attention abilities in children born very preterm. Neuroimage 2016;124:75-84.
  • Pascoe L, Scratch SE, Burnett AC, et al. Neurodevelopmental Outcomes and Neural Mechanisms Associated with Non-right Handedness in Children Born Very Preterm. J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2015;21:610-21.
  • Paul RA, Smyser CD, Rogers CE, et al. An allometric scaling relationship in the brain of preterm infants. Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2014;1:933-7.
  • Pineda R, Melchior K, Oberle S, Inder T, Rogers C. Assessment of Autism Symptoms During the Neonatal Period: Is There Early Evidence of Autism Risk? Am J Occup Ther 2015;69:6904220010p1-11.
  • Pineda RG, Reynolds LC, Seefeldt K, Hilton CL, Rogers CL, Inder TE. Head Lag in Infancy: What Is It Telling Us? Am J Occup Ther 2016;70:7001220010p1-8.
  • Rand KM, Austin NC, Inder TE, Bora S, Woodward LJ. Neonatal Infection and Later Neurodevelopmental Risk in the Very Preterm Infant. J Pediatr 2016;170:97-104.
  • Rogers CE, Smyser T, Smyser CD, Shimony J, Inder TE, Neil JJ. Regional white matter development in very preterm infants: perinatal predictors and early developmental outcomes. Pediatr Res 2016;79:87-95.
  • Scratch SE, Anderson PJ, Doyle LW, et al. High Postnatal Growth Hormone Levels Are Related to Cognitive Deficits in a Group of Children Born Very Preterm. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015;100:2709-17.
  • Shimony JS, Smyser CD, Wideman G, et al. Comparison of cortical folding measures for evaluation of developing human brain. Neuroimage 2016;125:780-90.
  • Smyser CD, Snyder AZ, Shimony JS, Mitra A, Inder TE, Neil JJ. Resting-State Network Complexity and Magnitude Are Reduced in Prematurely Born Infants. Cereb Cortex 2016;26:322-33.
  • Smyser TA, Smyser CD, Rogers CE, Gillespie SK, Inder TE, Neil JJ. Cortical Gray and Adjacent White Matter Demonstrate Synchronous Maturation in Very Preterm Infants. Cereb Cortex 2015;.
  • Steinhorn R, McPherson C, Anderson PJ, Neil J, Doyle LW, Inder T. Neonatal morphine exposure in very preterm infants-cerebral development and outcomes. J Pediatr 2015;166:1200,1207.e4.
  • Strunk T, Inder T, Wang X, Burgner D, Mallard C, Levy O. Infection-induced inflammation and cerebral injury in preterm infants. Lancet Infect Dis 2014;14:751-62.
  • Thompson DK, Lee KJ, van Bijnen L, et al. Accelerated corpus callosum development in prematurity predicts improved outcome. Hum Brain Mapp 2015;36:3733-48.
  • Treyvaud K, Doyle LW, Lee KJ, et al. Parenting behavior at 2 years predicts school-age performance at 7 years in very preterm children. J Child Psychol Psychiatry 2015;.
  • Ullman H, Spencer-Smith M, Thompson DK, et al. Neonatal MRI is associated with future cognition and academic achievement in preterm children. Brain 2015;138:3251-62.
  • Vesoulis ZA, Paul RA, Mitchell TJ, Wong C, Inder TE, Mathur AM. Normative amplitude-integrated EEG measures in preterm infants. J Perinatol 2015;35:428-33.
  • Wu Q, Chen W, Sinha B, et al. Neuroprotective agents for neonatal hypoxic-ischemic brain injury. Drug Discov Today 2015;20:1372-81.
  • Zhang Y, Inder TE, Neil JJ, et al. Cortical structural abnormalities in very preterm children at 7 years of age. Neuroimage 2015;109

Stella Kourembanas, MD

  • Cruz FF, Borg ZD, Goodwin M, et al. Systemic Administration of Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Extracellular Vesicles Ameliorates Aspergillus Hyphal Extract-Induced Allergic Airway Inflammation in Immunocompetent Mice. Stem Cells Transl Med 2015;4:1302-16.
  • Hale A, Lee C, Annis S, et al. An Argonaute 2 switch regulates circulating miR-210 to coordinate hypoxic adaptation across cells. Biochim Biophys Acta 2014;1843:2528-42.
  • Kourembanas S. Exosomes: vehicles of intercellular signaling, biomarkers, and vectors of cell therapy. Annu Rev Physiol 2015;77:13-27.
  • Kourembanas S. Expanding the pool of stem cell therapy for lung growth and repair. Circulation 2014;129:2091-3.
  • Kourembanas S. Stem cell-based therapy for newborn lung and brain injury: feasible, safe, and the next therapeutic breakthrough? J Pediatr 2014;164:954-6.
  • Sdrimas K, Kourembanas S. MSC microvesicles for the treatment of lung disease: a new paradigm for cell-free therapy. Antioxid Redox Signal 2014;21:1905-15.
  • Vitali SH, Hansmann G, Rose C, et al. The Sugen 5416/hypoxia mouse model of pulmonary hypertension revisited: long-term follow-up. Pulm Circ 2014;4:619-29.

Anne CC (S.) Lee, MD, MPH

  • Chan GJ, Lee AC, Baqui AH, Tan J, Black RE. Prevalence of early-onset neonatal infection among newborns of mothers with bacterial infection or colonization: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2015;15:118,015-0813-3.
  • Enweronu-Laryea C, Dickson KE, Moxon SG, et al. Basic newborn care and neonatal resuscitation: a multi-country analysis of health system bottlenecks and potential solutions. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2015;15 Suppl 2:S4,2393-15-S2-S4. Epub 2015 Sep 11.
  • Katz J, Lee AC, Kozuki N, Black RE. Mortality Risk among Term and Preterm Small for Gestational Age Infants. Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 2015;81:29-35.
  • Katz J, Wu LA, Mullany LC, et al. Prevalence of small-for-gestational-age and its mortality risk varies by choice of birth-weight-for-gestation reference population. PLoS One 2014;9:e92074.
  • Kozuki N, Katz J, Christian P, et al. Comparison of US Birth Weight References and the International Fetal and Newborn Growth Consortium for the 21st Century Standard. JAMA Pediatr 2015;169:e151438.
  • Kozuki N, Katz J, Lee AC, et al. Short Maternal Stature Increases Risk of Small-for-Gestational-Age and Preterm Births in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Individual Participant Data Meta-Analysis and Population Attributable Fraction. J Nutr 2015;145:2542-50.
  • Kozuki N, Lee AC, Black RE, Katz J. Nutritional and Reproductive Risk Factors for Small for Gestational Age and Preterm Births. Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 2015;81:17-28.
  • Lawn JE, Blencowe H, Oza S, et al. Every Newborn: progress, priorities, and potential beyond survival. Lancet 2014;384:189-205.
  • Lawn JE, Brotherton H, Lee AC. Newborn Medicine with a Focus on Resource-Limited Contexts. In: Nelson B, Peacock-Villada E, Evert J, Drain P, Kerry V, Crow E, eds. Essential Global Health Medicine. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2014:68.
  • Lee AC, Chandran A, Herbert HK, et al. Treatment of infections in young infants in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis of frontline health worker diagnosis and antibiotic access. PLoS Med 2014;11:e1001741.
  • Lee AC, Quaiyum MA, Mullany LC, et al. Screening and treatment of maternal genitourinary tract infections in early pregnancy to prevent preterm birth in rural Sylhet, Bangladesh: a cluster randomized trial. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2015;15:326,015-0724-8.
  • Moxon SG, Ruysen H, Kerber KJ, et al. Count every newborn; a measurement improvement roadmap for coverage data. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2015;15 Suppl 2:S8,2393-15-S2-S8. Epub 2015 Sep 11.
  • St Clair NE, Batra M, Kuzminski J, Lee AC, O'Callahan C. Global challenges, efforts, and controversies in neonatal care. Clin Perinatol 2014;41:749-72.
  • Vogel JP, Lee AC, Souza JP. Maternal morbidity and preterm birth in 22 low- and middle-income countries: a secondary analysis of the WHO Global Survey dataset. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2014;14:56,2393-14-56.

Ellice Lieberman, MD, DrPH

  • Easter SR, Lieberman E, Carusi D. Fetal presentation and successful twin vaginal delivery. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016;214:116.e1,116.e10.
  • Johnson LC, Lieberman E, O'Leary E, Geggel RL. Prenatal and newborn screening for critical congenital heart disease: findings from a nursery. Pediatrics 2014;134:916-22.
  • Mukhopadhyay S, Lieberman ES, Puopolo KM, Riley LE, Johnson LC. Effect of early-onset sepsis evaluations on in-hospital breastfeeding practices among asymptomatic term neonates. Hosp Pediatr 2015;5:203-10.
  • Schummers L, Hutcheon JA, Bodnar LM, Lieberman E, Himes KP. Risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes by prepregnancy body mass index: a population-based study to inform prepregnancy weight loss counseling. Obstet Gynecol 2015;125:133-43.

Cynthia Ortinau, MD

  • Estep ME, Smyser CD, Anderson PJ, et al. Diffusion tractography and neuromotor outcome in very preterm children with white matter abnormalities. Pediatr Res 2014;76:86-92.
  • Ortinau C, Neil J. The neuroanatomy of prematurity: normal brain development and the impact of preterm birth. Clin Anat 2015;28:168-83.

Richard Parad, MD, MPH

  • Bhattacharjee A, Sokolsky T, Wyman SK, et al. Development of DNA confirmatory and high-risk diagnostic testing for newborns using targeted next-generation DNA sequencing. Genet Med 2015;17:337-47.
  • Connolly AM, Florence JM, Cradock MM, et al. One year outcome of boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy using the Bayley-III scales of infant and toddler development. Pediatr Neurol 2014;50:557-63.
  • Connolly AM, Malkus EC, Mendell JR, et al. Outcome reliability in non-ambulatory boys/men with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Muscle Nerve 2015;51:522-32.
  • Lakshmanan A, Leeman KT, Brodsky D, Parad R. Evaluation of a web-based portal to improve resident education by neonatology fellows. Med Educ Online 2014;19:24403.
  • Munck A, Mayell SJ, Winters V, et al. Cystic Fibrosis Screen Positive, Inconclusive Diagnosis (CFSPID): A new designation and management recommendations for infants with an inconclusive diagnosis following newborn screening. J Cyst Fibros 2015;14:706-13.
  • Parad RB, Davis JM, Lo J, et al. Prediction of respiratory outcome in extremely low gestational age infants. Neonatology 2015;107:241-8.
  • Ren CL, Parad R, Borowitz D. Indeterminate cystic fibrosis newborn screening results. Pediatr Pulmonol 2015;50:209-10.

Mark Perrella, MD

  • Agrawal PB, Pierson CR, Joshi M, et al. SPEG interacts with myotubularin, and its deficiency causes centronuclear myopathy with dilated cardiomyopathy. Am J Hum Genet 2014;95:218-26.
  • Cui Y, Liu K, Monzon-Medina ME, et al. Therapeutic lymphangiogenesis ameliorates established acute lung allograft rejection. J Clin Invest 2015;125:4255-68.
  • Langley RJ, Tipper JL, Bruse S, et al. Integrative "omic" analysis of experimental bacteremia identifies a metabolic signature that distinguishes human sepsis from systemic inflammatory response syndromes. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2014;190:445-55.
  • Lao T, Glass K, Qiu W, et al. Haploinsufficiency of Hedgehog interacting protein causes increased emphysema induced by cigarette smoke through network rewiring. Genome Med 2015;7:12,015-0137-3. eCollection 2015.
  • Lee S, Lee SJ, Coronata AA, et al. Carbon monoxide confers protection in sepsis by enhancing beclin 1-dependent autophagy and phagocytosis. Antioxid Redox Signal 2014;20:432-42.
  • Liu X, Hall SR, Wang Z, et al. Rescue of neonatal cardiac dysfunction in mice by administration of cardiac progenitor cells in utero. Nat Commun 2015;6:8825.
  • Sanada F, Kim J, Czarna A, et al. c-Kit-positive cardiac stem cells nested in hypoxic niches are activated by stem cell factor reversing the aging myopathy. Circ Res 2014;114:41-55.
  • Tsoyi K, Geldart AM, Christou H, Liu X, Chung SW, Perrella MA. Elk-3 is a KLF4-regulated gene that modulates the phagocytosis of bacteria by macrophages. J Leukoc Biol 2015;97:171-80.
  • White K, Lu Y, Annis S, et al. Genetic and hypoxic alterations of the microRNA-210-ISCU1/2 axis promote iron-sulfur deficiency and pulmonary hypertension. EMBO Mol Med 2015;7:695-713.

Sarbattama (Rimi) Sen, MD

  • Correa PJ, Vargas JF, Sen S, Illanes SE. Prediction of gestational diabetes early in pregnancy: targeting the long-term complications. Gynecol Obstet Invest 2014;77:145-9.
  • Panagos P, Vishwanathan R, Mattan N, Sen S. Breast Milk of Obese Mothers Differs from Lean Mothers in Concentrations of Fatty Acids and Carotenoids Important for Neurodevelopment. J Perinatol 2016;36:284-90.
  • Sen S, Iyer C, Meydani SN. Obesity during pregnancy alters maternal oxidant balance and micronutrient status. J Perinatol 2014;34:105-11.
  • Sen S, Rifas-Shiman SL, Shivappa N, et al. Dietary Inflammatory Potential during Pregnancy Is Associated with Lower Fetal Growth and Breastfeeding Failure: Results from Project Viva. J Nutr 2016;146:728-36.
  • van der Burg JW, Sen S, Chomitz VR, Seidell JC, Leviton A, Dammann O. The role of systemic inflammation linking maternal BMI to neurodevelopment in children. Pediatr Res 2016;79:3-12.
  • Vishwanathan R, Kuchan MJ, Sen S, Johnson EJ. Lutein and preterm infants with decreased concentrations of brain carotenoids. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014;59:659-65.

Linda J. Van Marter, MD, MPH

  • Van Marter LJ, Fanaroff AA, Benitz WE, Donn SM, Neu J, Papile L. Year Book of Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine. Elsevier ‑ Health Sciences Division, 2015.
  • Downey LC, O'Shea TM, Allred EN, et al. Antenatal and early postnatal antecedents of parent-reported attention problems at 2 years of age. J Pediatr 2015;166:20-5.
  • Gregory KE, Winston AB, Meller S, Ismail A, Van Marter LJ. Stooling pattern and early nutritional exposures associated with necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2015;29:60-8.
  • Korzeniewski SJ, Allred E, Logan JW, et al. Elevated endogenous erythropoietin concentrations are associated with increased risk of brain damage in extremely preterm neonates. PLoS One 2015;10:e0115083.
  • Lin T, Maita D, Thundivalappil SR, et al. Hemopexin in severe inflammation and infection: mouse models and human diseases. Crit Care 2015;19:166,015-0885-x.
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