A photo of Beth Ann Johnson.

Attending Neonatologist, Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

Medical Director, NICU Simulation Program

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Premature infants; neonates with surgical issues; neonates with congenital heart disease

Research Interests

Medical education and simulation training; curriculum development; procedural experience and perceived procedural comfort in the NICU; how exposure and comfort develop and change over the career of a neonatologist, from fellowship training through early, mid, and late career

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

Neonatology, Perinatal, Fetal Care, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, Newborn Intensive Care NICU

Research Divisions


My Education

MD: University of Illinois.

Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

Fellowships: Neonatal / Perinatal, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin; Pediatric Cardiology, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin; Pediatric Critical Care, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

MA: Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin.

My Publications

Deep learning in remote sensing applications: A meta-analysis and review. Ma, L; Liu, Y; Zhang, X; Ye, Y; Yin, G; Johnson, BA. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. 2019; 152:166-177.

Insulin Sensitivity and Diabetic Kidney Disease in Children and Adolescents With Type 2 Diabetes: An Observational Analysis of Data From the TODAY Clinical Trial. Bjornstad, P; Nehus, E; El Ghormli, L; Bacha, F; Libman, IM; McKay, S; Willi, SM; Laffel, L; Arslanian, S; Nadeau, KJ; et al. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2018; 71:65-74.