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Jeffrey G. Dawson, MD

Current Position
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Newborn Medicine
Medical Director, Pediatrics, Missouri Baptist Medical Center

Specialty Areas
Newborn Medicine - Neonatology
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine

Patients Seen At
Missouri Baptist Medical Center, Neonatal Unit
Highway 40 and Ballas Road, 3rd Floor
St Louis, MO  63141
Fax:   314-996-4651
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St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), 5th Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
Fax:   314-454-4633
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
660 S. Euclid, Campus Box 8116
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Neonatal, perinatal, broncho-pulmonary dysplasia, infections in newborns, group B strep, glomerular atriopeptin, newborn infants, low birth weight

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

Medical Education
B.A.: Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill., 1978
Medical Degree: University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 1982
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO, 1985
Fellowship: Division of Newborn Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 1988
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Honors and Awards
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 2005-2013 (Best Doctors, Inc.)

Recent or Selected Journal Articles
Vachharajani AJ, Vachharajani NA, Dawson JG. Comparison of short-term outcomes of late preterm singletons and multiple births: an institutional experience. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 Nov;48(9):922-5.

Vachharajani AJ, Dawson JG. Short-term outcomes of late preterms: an institutional experience. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 May;48(4):383-8.

Carlson DW, Fentzke KM, Dawson JG. Pediatric hospitalists fill varied roles in the care of newborns. Pediatr Ann. 2003 Dec;32(12):802-10.

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

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