Pioneer in Hearing and Language Development in Children is Named 2014 Landmark Award Winner
Dr. Betty Vohr was recently awarded the annual Landmark Award of the Section on Perinatal Pediatrics for her efforts in establishing the first Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program in the United States. Dr. Vohr, a pioneer for universal screenings, has watched the program be replicated in states all over the country
Obstetrician/Gynecologist at Women & Infants Hospital Publishes Book on Contraception for Medically Challenging Patients
Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH and assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, has published a book that offers advice on how to meet the contraceptive needs of women with chronic medical problems. In the book, Dr. Allen explains that these women need more family planning care than most so that their specific needs can be appropriately addressed ahead of delivery.
MFM specialists publish expert series on fetal surgery
Drs. Katharine Wenstrom and Stephen Carr have published an expert series on fetal surgery in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Details
Research evaluates outcomes in single family room NICU
Research led by Drs. Barry Lester and James Padbury finds that single family room NICU offers more opportunities to provide care that improves outcomes, such as increased maternal involvement and increased developmental support. Details
Raymond O. Powrie, MD, FRCP(C), FACP, underscored his belief in the “team approach” by drawing together a multidisciplinary group to edit an international textbook on medical disorders in obstetric patients.
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