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Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Gleason's primary clinical interest is in the care of high-risk newborns, especially those infants born at the "limits of viability" (23-24 weeks gestation). She interested in improving our clinical practices and in preventative or neuroprotect ... cont.

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Academic Title: Professor

After 15 years of basic and clinical research in lung diseases of newborns, Dr. Jackson changed his major focus from research to neonatal medical direction, strategic planning, and business services. To improve his administrative skills, he complete ... cont.

Featured Faculty


  • Anna Bruett Hedstrom, MD
  • Shaun O'dell, MD
  • Eric Peeples, MD
  • Vij Rangarajan, MD
  • Jayalakshmi (Ammu) Ravidran, MD
  • Stacey Soileau, MD

Team Member Spotlight

Jaime Ruddell


Our use of evidence-based practice helps move cures from the research lab to the bedside. Not long ago, I helped care for a critically ill newborn whose treatment, as part of a research protocol, included therapeutic hypothermia and high-dose erythropoietin. We don’t know what the outcome would have been without the therapy, but I am happy to say that he is developing normally almost a year later.

Academic Annual Report