Division Faculty


Edward F. Bell, MD

Edward F. Bell, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Vice-Chair for Faculty Affairs
Research Interests:
Thermal physiology, water and electrolyte homeostasis, energy and substrate utilization, anemia and transfusion of the preterm infant, clinical trials in NICU patients.

PI, NIH Neonatal Research Network


Jane Brumbaugh, MD

Jane Brumbaugh, MD
Associate of Pediatrics
Research Interests:
Cognitive outcomes of preterm infants, particularly the moderate to late preterm population.

Tarah T. Colaizy, MD, MPH

Tarah T. Colaizy, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Mother's Milk Bank
Director of Neonatal High Risk Infant Follow-up Program
Research Interests:
Human milk as the optimal nutrition for infants

John M. Dagle, MD, PhD

John M. Dagle, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Fellowship Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Research Interests:
Genetics of perinatal disorders, embryonic development

Martine Dunnwald, PharmD, PhD

Martine Dunnwald, PharmD, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Research Interests:
Epidermal development, tissue repair, and orofacial clefting

Jonathan M. Klein, MD

Jonathan M. Klein, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery
Research Interests:Ventilator management, surfactant deficiency states

Julie Lindower, MD, MPH

Julie Lindower, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Research Interests:
Lung-protective strategies in neonatal care, evidence-based practice in newborn resuscitation

Steven J. McElroy, MD

Steven J. McElroy, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Research Interests:
The effects of inflammation on the developing intestine, specifically interested in neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis

Frank H. Morriss, MD

Frank H. Morriss, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics
Research Interests:
Evidence-based medicine and improvement of efficacy and safety of neonatal therapies

Jeffrey C. Murray, MD

Jeffrey C. Murray, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and the Roy J. Carver Professor in Perinatal Health,
Divisions of Neonatology and Genetics, and the Graduate Program in Genetics
Director of Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic and Research Center
Research Interests:
Molecular genetic and clinical studies of neonatal disorders with an emphasis on preterm birth, its complications and birth defects

PI, NIH Genome-wide associated studies of prematurity and its complications

Glenda K. Rabe, MD

Glenda K. Rabe, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Fellowship Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Associate Director, Pediatric Transport
Clinical Interests:
Medical management of preterm infants, ethics of treating infants born at the cusp of viability, medical education

Robert D. Roghair, MD

Robert D. Roghair, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Research Interests:Developmental origins of disease

Jeffrey L. Segar, MD

Jeffrey L. Segar, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division Director of Neonatology
Research Interests:
Functional development of the heart, blood pressure regulation, developmental origins of cardiovascular disease

John A. Widness, MD

John A. Widness, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Research Interests:
Transfusion medicine, neonatal anemia, perinatal iron metabolism

PI, NIH PPG ("Neonatal Anemia: Pathophysiology and Treatment")


Ekhard E. Ziegler, MD

Ekhard E. Ziegler, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Samuel Fomon Nutritional Unit
Research Interests:
Neonatal growth and nutrition

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