Scott L. Wexelblatt, MD

Regional Director of Newborn Services, Perinatal Institute

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-0999

Fax 513-803-2633

Email scott.wexelblatt@cchmc.org

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

MD: University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, 1996.

Residency: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, 1999.

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Hall ES, Wexelblatt SL, Greenberg JM. Self-Reported and Laboratory Evaluation of Late Pregnancy Nicotine Exposure and Drugs of Abuse. J Perinatol. 2016 Oct;36(10):814-8.

Hunter LL, Meinzen-Derr J, Wiley S, Horvath CL, Kothari R, Wexelblatt S. Influence of the WIC Program on Loss to Follow-Up for Newborn Hearing Screening. Pediatrics. 2016 Jul;138(1).

Goyal NK, Hall ES, Kahn RS, Wexelblatt SL, Greenberg JM, Samaan ZM, Brown CM. Care Coordination Associated with Improved Timing of Newborn Primary Care Visits.
Matern Child Health J. 2016 Sep;20(9):1923-32.

Hall ES, Isemann BT, Wexelblatt SL, Meinzen-Derr J, Wiles JR, Harvey S, Akinbi HT. A cohort comparison of buprenorphine versus methadone treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome. J Pediatr. 2016 Mar;170:39-44.e1.

Hall ES, Meinzen-Derr J, Wexelblatt SL. Cohort analysis of a pharmacokinetic-modeled methadone weaning optimization for neonatal abstinence syndrome. J Pediatr. 2015 Dec;167(6):1221-5.e1.

Hall ES*, Wexelblatt SL*, Crowley M, Grow JL, Jasin LR, Klebanoff MA, McClead RE, Meinzen-Derr J, Mohan VK, Stein H, Walsh MC; OCHNAS Consortium. Implementation of a neonatal abstinence syndrome weaning protocol: A multicenter cohort study. Pediatrics. 2015 Oct;136(4):e803-10. *These authors contributed equally to this work.

Wexelblatt SL, Ward LP, Torok K, Tisdale E, Meinzen-Derr JK, Greenberg JM. Universal maternal drug testing in a high-prevalence region of prescription opiate abuse. Journal of Pediatrics. 2014;166(3):582–586.

Hall ES*, Wexelblatt SL*, Crowley M, Grow JL, Jasin LR, Klebanoff MA, McClead RE, Meinzen-Derr J, Mohan VK, Stein H, Walsh MC; OCHNAS Consortium. A multicenter cohort study of treatments and hospital outcomes in neonatal abstinence syndrome. Pediatrics. 2014 Aug;134(2):e527-34. *These authors contributed equally to this work.

Winhusen T, Wilder C, Wexelblatt SL, Theobald J, Hall ES, Lewis D, Van Hook J, Marcotte M. Design considerations for point-of-care clinical trials comparing methadone and buprenorphine treatment for opioid dependence in pregnancy and for neonatal abstinence syndrome. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2014 Sep;39(1):158-65.

Moyer LB, Goyal NK, Meinzen-Derr J, Ward LP, Rust CL, Wexelblatt SL, Greenberg JM. Factors associated with readmission in late preterm infants: A matched case control study. Hospital Pediatrics. 2014;4:298.