Dalal Taha, D.O.

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Attending Neonatologist, Division of Neonatology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Neonatologist, Division of Neonatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Neonatologist, Center for Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Neonatal Director, Lymphatic Disorders Program, Children's Hospital of Philadlephia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard, 2NW57
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Biology)
The College of New Jersey, 2003.
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, 2007.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Neonatal lymphatic disorders

Selected Publications

Hill ME, Ledyard RF, Wildenhain P, Taha D, Dori Y, Burris HH: Hypereosinophilia in NICU Patients with a Neonatal Lymphatic Flow Disorder. J Perinat. 2022 Notes: In Press.

Dalal Taha and Scott Lorch : Chapter 7, Nonimmune Hydrops. Avery's Diseases of the Newborn Textbook 2021, in press.

Osborne AD, Corder W, Rintoul NE, Maschhoff KL, Taha DK, Christ L, Laje P, Connelly JC, Dorfman AT: Case Report: Premature closure of the ductus arteriosus with prenatal acetaminophen use requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Poster Presentation, 37th Annual Children's National Symposium: ECMO & the Advanced Therapies for Cardiac and Respiratory Failure, Washington DC 2021.

Erin Pinto, Yoav Dori, Christopher Smith, Aaron DeWitt, Catherine Williams, Heather Griffis, Fernando Escobar, David M. Biko, Ganesh Krishnamurthy, Jonathan Rome, Andrew C. Glatz, Mandi Liu, Chitra Ravishankar, Huayan Zhang, Dalal Taha: Neonatal lymphatic flow disorders: impact of lymphatic imaging and interventions on outcomes. J Perinatol 41(3): 494-501, September 2020.

Dalal Taha: Neonatal Lymphatic Flow Disorders: Impact of Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions on Outcomes. Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies, Philadelphia, PA (cancelled due to COVID-19) May 2020.

Marian Gaballah DO; Yoav Dori MD, PhD; Erin Pinto NP; Ganesh Krishnamurthy, MD; Christopher L. Smith MD, PhD; Fernando Escobar, MD; Aaron Dewitt, MD; Dalal Taha DO; J. Christopher Edgar PhD; Hansel J. Otero MD; Jordan P. Rapp MD; Jonathan J. Rome MD; David M. Biko MD: MR Lymphangiogram Findings in Young Infants with Chylothorax: Do Imaging Findings Correlate with Outcomes? Poster Presentation, Society of Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting (cancelled due to COVID-19) May 2020.

Dalal Taha (editor): Pleural Effusions; ONTPD National Neonatology Curriculum MedEdOnTheGo.com 2020.

Taha, Dalal K; Mckenna, Kristin J; Warren, Karen; Zhang, Huayan; Gibbs, Kathleen A: Central Lymphatic Flow Disorder is Associated with Worse Outcomes in Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore MD April 2019.

Taha D, McKenna K, Zhang H, Gibbs K: Central Lymphatic Flow Disorder is Associated with Worse Outcomes in Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. Platform presentation, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA March 2019.

Dalal Taha, DO: A Paradigm Shift for Severe Neonatal Chylothorax: Postnatal Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions. Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies. Toronto, Canada May 2018.

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Last updated: 07/07/2022
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