Kurt R. Schibler, MD

Director, Neonatology Clinical Research Program

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-3972

Fax: 513-636-7868


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Clinical Interests

Clinical trials; neonatal immune development

Research Interests

Immune mechanisms underlying morbidity and mortality associated with preterm birth; necrotizing enterocolitis; complications of prematurity

Education and Training

MD: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1984.

Residency: Pediatrics, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1990.

Fellowship: Neonatology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1993.

Certification: Pediatrics 1990; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 1993, renewed 1999 and 2007.


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The natural history of CMV-related hearing loss and the feasibility of CMV screening as adjunct to hearing in the newborn. Co-investigator. National Institutes of Health. Jan 2006 - Dec 2012. #HHS-N-260200500008C.

Novel genetic and salivary glycan biomarkers for risk of NEC in ELBW infants. Co-Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health. Mar 2009 - Feb 2014. #R01-HD059140.