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Anna Lijowska, MD

Current Position
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Newborn Medicine

Specialty Areas
Newborn Medicine - Neonatology
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine

Patients Seen At
St. Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
660 So. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8116
St. Louis , MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Immunology, vascular trauma and inflammation, maintaining homeostasis, Inherited lung diseases of infancy, surfactant protein-B deficiency, newborn immunity, newborn infections, complement biosynthesis

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine -- Certified

Medical Education
Medical Degree: Jagiellonian University of Collegium Medicum (six year program), Krakow, Poland, 1988
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, 1994
Fellowship: Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1997
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
McNamara F, Lijowska AS, Thach BT. Spontaneous arousal activity in infants during NREM and REM sleep. J Physiol. 2002 Jan 1;538(Pt 1):263-9.

Lijowska AS, Reed NW, Chiodini BA, Thach BT. Sequential arousal and airway-defensive behavior of infants in asphyxial sleep environments. J Appl Physiol. 1997 Jul;83(1):219-28.

Thach BT, Lijowska A. Arousals in infants. Sleep. 1996 Dec;19(10 Suppl):S271-3. Review.

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Anna Lijowska.

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