Scientific Board

Gail E. Besner, MD
H. William Clatworthy Professor of Pediatric Surgery
Chief, Department of Pediatric Surgery
Principal Investigator, Center for Perinatal Research
Director, Pediatric Surgery Training Program
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Matthew J. Bizzarro, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Yale University School of Medicine
Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital

Michael S. Caplan, MD
Department of Pediatrics
Chairman
Chief Scientific Officer
Research Institute
NorthShore University HealthSystem

Sheila M. Gephart, PhD, RN
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
The University of Arizona

Naveed Hussain, MBBS, MD, DCH, FAAP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Director of Neonatal Research and Attending Neonatologist
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Harris C. Jacobs, MD, MBA
Chief of Pediatrics
YNHCH (Yale–New Haven Children’s Hospital) at Bridgeport Hospital
Chairman of Pediatrics
Bridgeport Hospital

Minesh Khashu
Consultant Neonatologist, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, England
Professor of Perinatal Health, Bournemouth University, England
Founder, SIGNEC U.K. (Special Interest Group for Necrotising Enterocolitis)

Adam Matson, MD, MS, FAAP
Attending Neonatologist
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center-Newborn Intensive Care Unit
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Immunology
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

R. Lawrence Moss, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
E. Thomas Boles Jr., Professor of Surgery
The Ohio State University, College of Medicine

Josef Neu, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Florida

Mark A. Underwood, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Neonatology
UC Davis School of Medicine