Current Faculty & Fellows

 

Faculty:

Robert A. Sinkin, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Neonatology
Medical Director, Newborn Intensive Care Unit   

Interests: surfactant therapy, regionalization of care, transport medicine
Robert J. Boyle, MD
Professor of Pediatrics  
Director, Neonatal Follow-up Clinic

Interests: perinatal ethics, neonatal outcomes                       
Karen Fairchild, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Fellowship Program Director

Interests: apnea, dysregulation of breathing, heart rate characteristics and infection, therapeutic hypothermia
John Kattwinkel, MD
Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics

Interests: apnea, cardiorespiratory predictive monitoring
David A. Kaufman, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Medical Director, Newborn Intensive Care Unit

Interests: fungal infections, fungal resistance patterns, capillary leak syndrome
Alix Paget-Brown, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Clinical Medical Director, Newborn Emergency Transport              

Interests: chronic lung disease, neonatal lung physiology
Jonathan R. Swanson, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Interests: quality improvement, intestinal physiology and disease
Brooke Vergales, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Interests: quality improvement, apnea of prematurity
Santina Zanelli, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Interests: hypoxic-ischemic brain injury

Current Fellows:

Name Year Residency City Email
 Fara Davalian, MD  PGY-6 University of Vermont  Burlington, VT  ffd5v@virginia.edu
 Andrew Bowe, DO, MSc  PGY-6 Greenville Hospital System  Greenville, SC  acb7x@virginia.edu  
 Manisha Patel, MD  PGY-5 University of Maryland   Baltimore, MD  mp4fb@virginia.edu
 Spencer Rodgers, MD  PGY-5 University of Tennessee  Chattanooga, TN  sr2wj@virginia.edu
 Matthew Harer, MD  PGY-4 University of Wisconsin  Madison, WI  mwh9g@virginia.edu