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Professor of Pediatrics at the El Camino Hospital, Emeritus
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Neonatal infection: Primarily the evaluation of diagnostic tests and how they may be incorporated into decisions concerning duration of antibiotic therapy. Also interested in the epidemiology and management of sepsis and meningitis.
Intraventricular hemorrhage: Involved in a multicenter randomized controlled trial of prophylactic indomethacin administration. Also involved with studies relating to the etiology of this disorder in newborn infants.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Research interest focuses on improving clinical processes using a "Lean" business strategy and engaging clinicains in systems based clinical improvement efforts.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cancer Biology)
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Genome Editing and Population Dynamics for Gene Therapy and Cancer Research
Charles G. Prober, MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbiology and Immunology
Current Research and Scholarly Interests My area of research interest is focused on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, prevention, and treatment of infections in children. Much of my research has focused on viral infections, especially those caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV). I have conducted a number of studies concerned with the epidemiology of HSV-2 infections in pregnant women, their partners, and neonates. Recently, I have extended these epidemiologic studies to adolescents.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
Current Research and Scholarly Interests 1) Development and application of composite measurement of quality - Baby-MONITOR
2) High reliability, safety culture and caregiver resilience as modifiers of care quality
3) Accountable care organizations and their effect on regionalized care delivery systems for preterm newborns