Augusto F. Schmidt, MD, PhD

Clinical Fellow, Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

Academic Affiliation

Phone 513-636-4214



Neonatology; neonatal ventilation; antenatal steroids


Fetal maturation induced by antenatal steroids; fetal brain development and injury; congenital diaphragmatic hernia

MD: Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, 2007.

PhD: Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, 2010.

Residency: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2013.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2013.

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Schmidt AF, Kannan PS, Kemp MW, Kramer BW, Newnham JP, Jobe AH, Kallapur SG. Intra-amniotic LPS modulates expression of antimicrobial peptides in the fetal sheep lung. Pediatr Res. 2014;76(5):441-447.

Schmidt AF, Rojas-Moscoso JA, Goncalves FL, Gallindo RM, Monica FZ, Antunes E, Figueira RL, Sbragia L. Increased contractility and impaired relaxation of the left pulmonar artery in a rabbit model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Surg Int. 2013;29(5):489-494.

Schmidt AF, Goncalves FL, Regis AC, Gallindo RM, Sbragia L. Prenatal retinoic acid treatment improves lung vascularization and VEGF expression in CDH rat. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012;207(1):76.e25-32.

Schmidt AF, Goncalves FL, Nassr AC, Pereira LA, Farmer D, Sbragia L. Antenatal steroid and tracheal occlusion restore vascular endothelial growth factor receptors in congenital diaphragmatic hernia rat model. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010;203(2):184.e13-20.