Newborn SIG

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SIG purpose/mission:

  • To share and discuss evidence-based information and determine best clinical practices for term and late preterm newborns.  
  • To enhance the teaching of medical students and residents in the fine art and science of newborn care. 

Annual Summary for 2019:

  • Bring together Newborn medical directors and physicians to share practices in various settings.
  • Discuss the latest evidence-based medicine for newborns in order to provide optimal care.
  • Identify quality improvement and research efforts that benefit newborns.

Other groups (other SIGs and other groups not in the APA) that work in your area of interest:
AAP Hospital Medicine Newborn Subsection and Community Hospital Medicine subsection groups.


Current SIG Co-Chairs:

Laura Kair, MD
2516 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Phone: (916) 734-7308

Ann Kellams, MD
PO Box 800386
Charlottesville, VA 22911
Phone: (434) 924-5899

Jennifer Murzycki, MD,PhD or other doctorate
14 Mockingbird Lane
Maynard, MA 01754
Phone: (774) -24-2266

Current SIG Mentor:

Carrie Phillipi, MD,PhD or other doctorate
Portland, OR 97221
Phone: (503) -49-6513




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