Medical School – University of Buenos Aires Medical School, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1981
Specialist in Neonatology, Argentine Pediatric Society, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1990
Specialist in Perinatal Medicine, Province of Buenos Aires Medical College, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2006
Diploma in Clinical Trials, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom 2010
Master of Science, Clinical Trials, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom 2013
Neonatology, Pediatric Argentinean Society
Dr. Szyld is the current Co-Chair of the Neonatal Life Support Writing Group, American Heart Association/American Academy of Pediatrics which creates the resuscitation guidelines for the United States. He has served on the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation Neonatal Life Support since 2003. Dr. Szyld's research focus is on Neonatal Resuscitation. His expertise is on multicenter pragmatic clinical trials. Dr. Szyld organized and participated in large studies evaluating different procedures in the Delivery Room leading to change in practice globally. In addition, he participated in large multicenter studies evaluating different strategies to reduce perinatal HIV transmission. Finally, he evaluated the impact of neonatal resuscitation training.
Select Honors & Accomplishments:
2022 - Academy of Teaching Scholars
2015 - Visiting Professor, Weston Visiting Professor, St. Thomas Hospitals, Kings College, London, United Kingdom
Risk calculator for advanced neonatal resuscitation. Szyld E, Anderson MP, Shah BA, Roehr CC, Schmölzer GM, Fabres JG, Weiner GM.BMJ Paediatr Open. 2022 Mar;6(1):e001376. doi: 10.1136/bmjpo-2021-001376.
Laryngeal Mask Ventilation during Neonatal Resuscitation: A Case Series. White L, Gerth K, Threadgill V, Bedwell S, Szyld EG, Shah BA.Children (Basel). 2022 Jun 16;9(6):897. doi: 10.3390/children9060897.PMID: 35740834 Free PMC article.
Positive pressure ventilation at birth. Foglia EE, Shah BA, Szyld E.Semin Perinatol. 2022 Oct;46(6):151623. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2022.151623. Epub 2022 May 21.PMID: 35697527