A photo of Nagendra Monangi.

Attending Neonatologist, Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

Associate Medical Director, Neonatal Transport Program

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Additional Languages

Hindi, Telugu

Clinical Interests

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia; Newborn Intensive Care Unit NICU; neonatology; perinatal; fetal care; bronchopulmonary dysplasia BPD; pulmonary biology

Research Interests

Environmental and nutritional exposures and their impact on preterm birth, adverse pregnancy outcome and infant mortality

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

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

Research Divisions


Blog Posts

My Education

MBBS: Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, India, 2001.

Post Graduate Diploma: Pediatrics, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India, 2005.

Residency: Pediatrics, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, 2009.

Fellowship: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center / University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2012.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2009; Neonatology, Board Eligible.

My Publications

Association of maternal prenatal selenium concentration and preterm birth: a multicountry meta-analysis. Monangi, N; Xu, H; Khanam, R; Khan, W; Deb, S; Pervin, J; Price, JT; Kennedy, SH; Al Mahmud, A; Fan, Y; et al. BMJ Global Health. 2021; 6.

Maternal genome and pregnancy outcomes. Monangi, NK; Zhang, G; Hallman, M; Teramo, K; Jacobsson, B; Muglia, LJ. New Technologies and Perinatal Medicine. 2019.

Victims or Survivors: Resilience From the Slum Dwellers’ Perspective. Andavarapu, D; Edelman, D; Monangi, N. In: Galderisi A; Colucci A, Ed. Smart, Resilient and Transition Cities: Emerging Approaches and Tools for a Climate-sensitive Urban Development. Philadelphia: Elsevier; 2018.

Chapter 27 Victims or Survivors Resilience From the Slum Dwellers’ Perspective. Andavarapu, D; Edelman, DJ; Monangi, N. Smart, Resilient and Transition Cities. 2018.