Institutes, Divisions & Centers
Section of Neonatology, Perinatal and Pulmonary Biology

Section of Neonatology, Perinatal and Pulmonary Biology Research

The Section of Neonatology, Perinatal and Pulmonary Biology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, part of the Perinatal Institute, brings together clinical care, research, and education to advance care for all newborns, including newborns born prematurely and infants born with congenital abnormalities.

Division of Neonatology

neonatologyThe Division of Neonatology is a nationally recognized program that focuses on providing optimal clinical care for neonates and comprehensive training for fellows and residents. The division conducts cutting-edge research in many areas, with the central goal of improving the care of newborns and infants with congenital disorders.

Division of Perinatal Biology

perinatal-bioThe Division of Perinatal Biology focuses on improving the care of premature newborns through translational and basic research in a bench-to-bedside approach. Research focuses on the role of inflammation and infection in perinatal morbidity and mortality.

Division of Pulmonary Biology

pulm-bioThe Division of Pulmonary Biology focuses on research to understand the normal processes of lung development, as well as the diseases that disrupt normal lung structure and function. Research groups utilize both basic and translational approaches to investigate pulmonary disorders, with the goal of preventing and improving lung disease in infants, children, and adults.

Faculty Research

Read more about the research being conducted by the faculty members in the Section of Neonatology, Perinatal and Pulmonary Biology. Faculty Research


Read more about the significant accomplishments our researchers have made in the last year, as reported in the Research Annual Report.

Division Summary

Research and Training Details
Faculty 56
Joint Appointment Faculty 1
Research Fellows and Post Docs 13
Research Graduate Students 31
Total Annual Grant Award Dollars $12,629,518
Total Annual Industry Award Dollars $575,404
Total Publications 143
Clinical Activities and Training
Staff Physicians 34
Clinical Fellows 15