Clinical Focus

  • Neonatal Hospitalist
  • Neonatology
  • Neonatal Resuscitation

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Director, Packard Intermediate Care Nursery, Division of Neonatology (2005 - Present)
  • Director, Neonatal Hospitalist Program, Division of Neonatology (2005 - Present)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Co-Chair, AAP SOHM Neonatal Hospitalist Subcommittee (2017 - Present)
  • Member, SOHM Liaison, NRP Steering Committee (2015 - Present)
  • Steering Group/Executive Board Member, AAP SOHM Neonatal Hospitalist subcommittee (2015 - Present)

Professional Education

  • Residency:Stanford University School of Medicine Registrar (2002) CA
  • Internship:Stanford University School of Medicine Registrar (2000) CA
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2002)
  • Medical Education:Vanderbilt University (1999) TN
  • Residency, Stanford University - LPCH, Pediatrics (2002)
  • M.D., Vanderbilt University, Medicine (1999)
  • B.S., Duke University, Biology, Psychology (1995)


All Publications

  • Optimal Criteria Survey for Preresuscitation Delivery Room Checklists. American journal of perinatology Brown, T., Tu, J., Profit, J., Gupta, A., Lee, H. C. 2016; 33 (2): 203-207


    Objective?To investigate the optimal format and content of delivery room reminder tools, such as checklists. Study Design?Voluntary, anonymous web-based surveys on checklists and reminder tools for neonatal resuscitation were sent to clinicians at participating hospitals. Summary statistics including the mean and standard deviation of the survey items were calculated. Several key comparisons between groups were completed using Student t-test. Results?Fifteen hospitals were surveyed and 299 responses were collected. Almost all (96%) respondents favored some form of a reminder tool. Specific reminders such as "check and prepare all equipment" (mean 3.69, SD 0.81) were ranked higher than general reminders and personnel reminders such as "introduction and assigning roles" (mean 3.23, SD 1.08). Rankings varied by profession, institution, and deliveries attended per month. Conclusions?Clinicians perceive a benefit of a checklist for neonatal resuscitation in the delivery room. Preparation of equipment was perceived as the most important use for checklists.

    View details for DOI 10.1055/s-0035-1564064

    View details for PubMedID 26368913

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