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Ian Gross

Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics (Neonatology)

Contact Information

Ian Gross, MBBCh, FAAP, BSc

Mailing Address

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

    430 Congress Avenue, PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT 06520-8064

    United States


Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (1974)
  • Fellow
    Harvard Medical School (1973)
  • Assistant Resident
    Childrens Hospital Medical Center / Harvard (1972)
  • Resident
    University of the Witwatersrand teaching hospitals, Johannesburg, South Africa (1971)
  • Intern
    Johannesburg General Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa (1968)
  • MBBCh
    University of the Witwatersrand, Medicine (1967)
  • BSc
    Univ. Witwatersrand, Physiological Chemistry (1963)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (1977)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (1974)


  • Yale Alumni Service Corps
    Cape Town, WC, South Africa 2019
    Child Health Group tested hearing in school children in Philippi, Cape Town
  • Yale Alumni Service Corps
    Cape Town, WC, South Africa 2018
    Trip to Cape Town, South Africa, to test hearing in schoolchildren in the Township of Philippi
  • Postnatal steroid therapy Circadian rhythms in prematures
    Cartagena, Bolivar, Colombia 2004
    Guest Speaker, Pan-American Neonatal Conference.
  • Neonatal Intensive Crae
    Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel; Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel 2004
    Keynote speaker: Israel Neonatal Society. Tel Aviv, Israel, Visiting Professor: Department of Neonatology, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem Department of Neonatology, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel.
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
    Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1995
    Visiting Professor, School of Paediatrics, University of New South Wales Visiting Professor, Neonatal Unit, Monash University
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
    Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa 1992
    Visiting Professor, University of Cape Town

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Top Doctors in New York Metro AreaAmerica's Best Doctors2013
Mentor of the YearEastern Society for Pediatric Research2005
Top Doctors in AmericaAmerica's Top Doctors2001, 2015
Member Society for Pediatric Research1976
James Hudson Brown FellowYale University1973
Most distinguished medical graduand 1967 University of the Witwatersrand1967

Professional Service

Senior Appointments and Promotions CommitteeMember2010 - 2013
Seminars in PerinatologyEditor1995 - Present
Pediatric ResearchEditorial Board1993 - 1998
Hood FoundationChild Health Advisory Committee1988 - 1994
National Institutes of HealthHuman Embryology and Development Study Section, 1981-1985.1981 - 1985

Departments & Organizations