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Facility
UAB Division of Neonatology
Academic Title
Assistant Professor
Specialty
Neonatology
Gender
Male
County
Jefferson
Secondary Address
1700 6th Avenue South
WIC, Suite 9380
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Office Phone Number
205-934-4680
Medical School
The Medical School for International Health / Be-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel, in collaboration with Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
Residency
Residency in Pediatric Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, Baton Rouge, Louisianna
Fellowship
Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine / University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
Interests
Research Interests: My translational research program seeks to understand how commensal fungi, the mycobiome, influence newborn physiology and disease, principally via exploring the gut-lung axis in bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
Certification
Board-certified in Pediatrics
Professional Organizations
The American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Thoracic Society
The Southern Society for Pediatric Research
The Society for Mucosal Immunology
American Physiological Society
Honors and Awards
The Marshall Klaus Perinatal Research Award (AAP, 2018
The Fellow's Basic Science Reward (SPR, 2019)
Excellence in Research Award (Neonatal Cardiopulmonary Biology YIF, 2018)
Clinical Science Young Investigator Award (SSPR, 2019)

Additional Information: AAP Helping Babies Breathe. Master Trainer Certification
Physician Type
Pediatric Neonatologist
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