Faculty Roster

Jason Higginson, M.D.

Jason Higginson, M.D.

Director of Neonatology, Medical Director NICU

Medical School: UCLA
Residency: Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland
Fellowship: National Capital Consortium, Washington, DC
Interests: Medical ethics and Quality improvement
Scott MacGilvray, M.D.

Scott MacGilvray, M.D.

Neonatology Fellowship Program Director
Director of Informatics

Medical School: Loyola Stritch
Residency: Loyola University Chicago
Fellowship: Loyola University Chicago
Interests: Developmental cardiology, mechanical ventilation strategies, residency education techniques
Peedin

Leslie Peedin, M.D.

Associate Fellowship Program Director

Medical School: George Washington University. Washington, DC
Residency: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Winston-Salem, NC
Neonatology Fellowship: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Winston-Salem, NC
Interests: Oxygen targeting and ROP, Quality improvement, Education
Stephen Engelke, M.D.

Stephen Engelke, M.D.

Director, Neonatal follow-up program

Medical School: Johns Hopkins University
Residency: University of Connecticut
Fellowship: University of Michigan
Interests: Fetal inflammation and cerebral injury
Sharon Buckwald, M.D.

Sharon Buckwald, M.D.

Co-Director, Newborn Nurseries

Medical School: New York university
Residency: SUNY Buffalo
Fellowship: SUNY buffalo
Interests: Multiple gestations and extremely low birthweight infants
Martha Naylor, M.D.

Martha Naylor, M.D.

Neonatal Transport Program Liaison

Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Eastern Virginia Medical School/ Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
Fellowship: University of Virginia
Interests: Neonatal brain injury, neonatal nutrition
Uduak Akpan, M.D.

Uduak Akpan, M.D.

Medical School: College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Residency: The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship: Westchester Medical Center/ New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Interests: ELBWs, Medical Ethics
Chang

Weili Chang, M.D.

Medical Director Special Care Nursery

Medical School: Temple University Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Texas Tech Univ. El Paso El Paso, TX
Fellowship: East Carolina University/Vidant Medical Center Greenville, NC
Interests: Neonatal nutrition, Infants born to diabetic mothers
Devon Kuehn, M.D.

Devon Kuehn, M.D.

Director Neonatology Research

Medical School: Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences
Residency: National Capital Consortium. Washington, DC
Neonatology Fellowship: National Capital Consortium. Washington, DC
Interests: Neonatal nutrition, Research Programs