Richard Allan Ehrenkranz MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology) and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences


Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine: Newborn Special Care Unit

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Research Interests

Clinical trials in neonatal-perinatal medicine; Nutritional needs of very low birth weight infants; Bronchopulmonary dysplasia; Neurodevelopmental follow-up of Newborn Special Care Unit graduates


Clinical Interests

Neonatal medicine; Newborn nutritional needs; Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (chronic lung disease); Randomized controlled trials in neonatal medicine; Respiratory distress in term and pre-term infants; Very low birth weight infants; Neurodevelopmental follow-up of extremely low gestational age neonates


Education

  • M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical Center , 1972

Selected Publication

  • Carlo WA, McDonald SA, Tyson JE, Stoll BJ, Ehrenkranz RA, Shankaran S, Goldberg RN, Das A, Schendel D, Thorsen P, Skogstrand K, Hougaard DM, Oh W, Laptook AR, Duara S, Fanaroff AA, Donovan EF, Korones SB, Stevenson DK, Papile LA, Finer NN, O'Shea TM, Poindexter BB, Wright LL, Ambalavanan N, Higgins RD; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network. Cytokines and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. J Pediatr. 2011 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 21798559

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Public Policy Fellow(09/1993-02/94) , Office of Government Affairs March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Washington, D.C. Sabbatical