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Krisa Van Meurs

Academic Appointments

  • Rosemarie Hess Professor in Neonatal and Developmental Medicine

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 725 Welch Rd 2 West Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 497-8800 Fax (650) 497-8034
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-5711
    Alternate Contact
    Erica Velasco Administrative assistant Tel Work 723-5363

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • neonatal respiratory failure
  • persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn
  • congenital diaphragmatic hernia
  • respiratory distress syndrome, newborn
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
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Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Mentor, Faculty Fellows Program, Stanford University School of Medicine (2012 - present)
  • DSMC member, Tolsurf trial, NHLBI (2010 - 2011)
  • Editor, Neonatology section, Pediatric Research (2011 - present)
  • Associate Chair, Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics (2009 - 2012)
  • Member, Spectrum Child Health Executive Committee (2010 - present)
  • Member, Research Advisory Committee, Dept of Pediatrics (2008 - 2012)
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Honors and Awards

  • Guest Researcher, National Research Service Award, Lab of Cellular Metabolism, NHLBI, NIH (1985-1987)
  • Member, Society for Pediatric Research (1995)
  • Alternate Principal investigator, Stanford University, NICHD Neonatal Research Network (2001-2005)
  • Recognition of Service Excellence (ROSE) Award, Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford (2002)
  • Member, Cardiology Working Group, Newborn Drug Initiative, Center for Drug Development, NICHD (2003)
  • Member, Pediatric Academic Society (2006-)
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Professional Education

Medical Education: George Washington University DC (1981)
Fellowship: Children's Hospital National Medical Center DC (1990)
Residency: Children's Hospital National Medical Center DC (1985)
Fellowship: National Institutes of Health MD (1987)
Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1987)
Internship: Children's Hospital National Medical Center DC (1984)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

My research interests include persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, hypoxic respiratory failure, inhaled nitric oxide therapy, ECMO, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, neonatal clinical trials, and the use of aEEG and NIRS to detect brain injury.


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