A photo of Adekunle Dawodu.

Director, International Patient Care and Education

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

513-636-1966

513-803-0903

About Me

Clinical Interests

International child health; neonatology; perinatal epidemiology; perinatal and pediatric vitamin D and calcium metabolism

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

My Education

MBBS: University of Ibadan Medical School, Ibadan, Nigeria, 1968.

DTCH: University of Liverpool, Liverpool, England, 1973.

Fellowship: Neonatology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1977.

My Publications

Selected Publication

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) of Vitamin D Supplementation in Pregnancy in a Population With Endemic Vitamin D Deficiency. Dawodu, A; Saadi, HF; Bekdache, G; Javed, Y; Altaye, M; Hollis, BW. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2013; 98:2337-2346.

Prevalence and risk factors for low vitamin D status among breastfeeding mother–infant dyads in an environment with abundant sunshine. Salameh, K; Al-Janahi, NS A; Reedy, AM; Dawodu, A. International Journal of Women's Health. 2016; Volume 8:529-535.

Serum Vitamin D Status and Outcome among Critically Ill Children Admitted to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in South India: Authors' Reply. Ebenezer, K; Dawodu, A; Steinhoff, M. The Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2016; 83:912-913.

Racial disparities in cord blood vitamin D levels and its association with small-for-gestational-age infants. Seto, TL; Tabangin, ME; Langdon, G; Mangeot, C; Dawodu, A; Steinhoff, M; Narendran, V. Journal of Perinatology. 2016; 36:623-628.

Serum Vitamin D Status and Outcome among Critically Ill Children Admitted to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in South India. Ebenezer, K; Job, V; Antonisamy, B; Dawodu, A; Manivachagan, MN; Steinhoff, M. The Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2016; 83:120-125.

Vitamin D status and hospitalisation for childhood acute lower respiratory tract infections in Nigeria. Ahmed, P; Babaniyi, IB; Yusuf, KK; Dodd, C; Langdon, G; Steinhoff, M; Dawodu, A. Paediatrics and International Child Health. 2015; 35:151-156.

Sun Exposure and Vitamin D Supplementation in Relation to Vitamin D Status of Breastfeeding Mothers and Infants in the Global Exploration of Human Milk Study. Dawodu, A; Davidson, B; Woo, JG; Peng, Y; Ruiz-Palacios, GM; de Lourdes Guerrero, M; Morrow, AL. Nutrients. 2015; 7:1081-1093.