Haresh M Kirpalani

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology
2nd Floor, Room 2415
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1653
Fax: 215-590-3051
Education:
BM
Southhampton University Medical School, 1976.
FRCS Pt1
Southampton University Medical School, 1978.
MRCP (Pediatrics (by exam))
Royal Colleges, London, 1982.
FRCP
Royal Colleges, Canada, 1985.
FRCP
Royal Colleges, London, 1998.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Neonatal randomized trials: blood transfusions, forms of ventilation;
also clinical studies in neonatal lung injury, bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Finally, ethics and decison-making in newborn medicine.

Selected Publications

Kelley Kovatis, MD: Effect of Caffeine on Intermittent Hypoxia in Preterm Infants. POSTER PRESENTATION at the 2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA April 2015.

Kelley Kovatis, MD: Effect of Blood Transfusions on Intermittent Hypoxia. POSTER PRESENTATION 2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA April 2015.

Natalie Napolitano, Huayan Zhang, Kelsey Fredrickson, Audrey Wood, Megan Burkhart, Rula Nassar, Haresh Kirpalani, Kevin Dysart : "Does Prone Positioning Improve Pulmonary Mechanics in Infants With Chronic Lung Disease: A Systematic Review" Abstract accepted to SPR this year for poster presentation: March 2015.

Kelley Kovatis, MD: Effect of Blood Transfusions on Intermittent Hypoxia. PLATFORM Presentation 2015 Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA March 2015.

Kelley Kovatis, MD: Effect of Caffeine on Intermittent Hypoxia in Preterm Infants. PLATFORM presentation at the 2015 Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA March 2015.

Parshuram Christopher S, Amaral Andre C K B, Ferguson Niall D, Baker G Ross, Etchells Edward E, Flintoft Virginia, Granton John, Lingard Lorelei, Kirpalani Haresh, Mehta Sangeeta, Moldofsky Harvey, Scales Damon C, Stewart Thomas E, Willan Andrew R, Friedrich Jan O: Patient safety, resident well-being and continuity of care with different resident duty schedules in the intensive care unit: a randomized trial. CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne Feb 2015.

Patel Ravi M, Kandefer Sarah, Walsh Michele C, Bell Edward F, Carlo Waldemar A, Laptook Abbot R, Sánchez Pablo J, Shankaran Seetha, Van Meurs Krisa P, Ball M Bethany, Hale Ellen C, Newman Nancy S, Das Abhik, Higgins Rosemary D, Stoll Barbara J: Causes and timing of death in extremely premature infants from 2000 through 2011. The New England journal of medicine 372(4): 331-40, Jan 2015.

De Jesus Lilia C, Sood Beena G, Shankaran Seetha, Kendrick Douglas, Das Abhik, Bell Edward F, Stoll Barbara J, Laptook Abbot R, Walsh Michele C, Carlo Waldemar A, Sanchez Pablo J, Van Meurs Krisa P, Bara Rebecca, Hale Ellen C, Newman Nancy S, Ball M Bethany, Higgins Rosemary D: Antenatal magnesium sulfate exposure and acute cardiorespiratory events in preterm infants. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology 212(1): 94.e1-7, Jan 2015.

Posencheg Michael, Kirpalani Haresh: Placental transfusion at birth: do we have all of the answers? JAMA pediatrics 169(1): 9-11, Jan 2015.

Elizabeth E Foglia, Louise S Owen, Marta Thio, Sarah J Ratcliffe, Gianluca Lista, Arjan te Pas, Helmut Hummler, Vinay Nadkarni, Anne Ades, Michael Posencheg, Martin Keszler, Peter Davis and Haresh Kirpalani : Sustained Aeration of Infant Lungs (SAIL) Trial:Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial accepted for publication to Trials 2015.

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Last updated: 02/26/2015
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