MidAtlantic Neonatology Associates is a group of neonatologists, advanced neonatal practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing exemplary neonatal intensive care.

Research Happenings

March 2017

Dr. Denise Hassinger has been invited to present her research at the 4th International  Conference on Nutrition & Growth in Amsterdam, March 2017, titled:

“Oligosaccharide Analysis in Breast Milk and Donor Breast Milk from Mothers of Preterm Infants”

This is a 3-day conference that focuses on pediatric nutritional challenges.

Dr. Hassinger also won an award for the Best Oral Presentation at Atlantic Health Research Day in June 2016, where she discussed her interesting research on this same topic.

January 2017

Dr. Philip Levy, along with his collaborators, published 10 manuscripts in 2016!  Among them:

Manuck T, Levy P, Gyamfi-Bannerman C, Jobe A, Blaisdell C. (2016) Prenatal and Perinatal Determinants of Lung Health and Disease in Early Life: A National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Workshop Report. JAMA Pediatrics. Vol. 170, No. 5.

Levy P, Patel M, Groh G, Choudhry S, Murphy J, Holland M, Hamvas A, Grady M, Singh G. (2016) Pulmonary Artery Acceleration Time Provides a Reliable Estimate of Invasive Pulmonary Hemodynamics in Children. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. Vol. 29, No. 11.

October 2016

Dr. Naureen Memon presents her research at the World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Montreal.  Her presentation was titled:

Nutritional Regulation of Fibroblast Growth Factor 19 in Healthy Term and Preterm Infants

April 2016

Dr. Christopher Stryker contributes to a book on neonatal lung development, titled: Fetal & Neonatal Lung Development: Clinical Correlated and Technologies for the Future. (2016) Cambridge University Press.  The chapter he co-authroed is:

Apnea and Control of Breathing
Stryker C, Dylag A, and Marin R