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Section Leadership

Trent Tipple, MD

Trent E Tipple, MD

Professor and Section Chief, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Nutrition Physiology, Biochemistry& Molecular Biology
Children's Health Foundation Reba McEntire Endowed Chair in Neonatology

Medical and Operational Leadership

Edgardo Szyld, MD, MSc
Pediatrics

Edgardo Szyld, MD, MSc

Professor of Research
Director of Clinical and Translational Research Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Associate Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics


1200 North Everett Drive; ETNP 7504
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

405-271-5215

Edgardo-Szyld@ouhsc.edu


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.


MyNCBI Publications


Academic Section(s):

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


Education:

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


Board Certification(s):

Neonatology, Pediatric Argentinean Society


Clinical/Research Interests:

Dr. Szyld coordinates the clinical research activities in the section providing advice and mentoring on design and conducting clinical studies being instrumental in mentoring and training of young faculty and fellows. He coordinates the multidisciplinary team performing clinical and simulation studies on neonatal resuscitation including ventilatory support, chest compression and monitoring. He performs systematic reviews and meta-analysis and teaches fellows and residents critical appraisal of the literature promoting evidence base medicine.
Dr. Szyld has served on the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation, Newborn Subsection since 2003. He has served on the American Heart Association neonatal writing group since 2015 and recently named Co-chair.


Select Honors & Accomplishments:

2018 - Elected American Pediatric Society (APS)
2013 - Visiting Professor, Weston Visiting Professor, St. Thomas Hospital, Kings College, London, United Kingdom
2013 - Best study in Neonatology:  2do Congreso Argentino de Neonatologia Sociedad Argentina de Pediatria
2007 - Best Study: Sociedade de Ginecologistas e Obstetras de Minas Gerais. Society´s Annual Meeting, May 2007
2004 - Elected member of the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR)
2002 - “Perinatology Award Miguel Marguiles Foundation” University of Buenos Aires Accesit, 1996 Best Study: Congreso Paraguayo de Ginecologia y Obstetricia. Asuncion, Paraguay


Select Publications:

  • Trevisanuto, D., Strand, M. L., Kawakami, M. D., Fabres, J., Szyld, E. G., Nation, K., Wyckoff, M. H., Rabi, Y., Lee, H. C., Wyllie, J., Perlman, J. M., Aziz, K., Guinsburg, R., Fernanda de Almeida, M., Kapadia, V., Velaphi, S., Mildenhall, L., Liley, H., Hosono, S., Kim, H.-S., Isayama, T., Roehr, C. C. (2020). Tracheal suctioning of meconium at birth for non-vigorous infants: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Resuscitation. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2020.01.038
  • Szyld, E. G., Aguilar, A., Musante, G. A., Vain, N., Prudent, L., Fabres, J.,  Carlo, W. A. (2014). Comparison of devices for newborn ventilation in the delivery room. The Journal of pediatrics, 165(2), 234-239.e3. PMID: 24690329. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.02.035
  • Escobedo, M. B., Aziz, K., Kapadia, V. S., Lee, H. C., Niermeyer, S., Schmölzer, G. M., Szyld, E. G., Weiner, G. M., Wyckoff, M. H., Yamada, N. K., Zaichkin, J. G. (2019). 2019 American Heart Association Focused Update on Neonatal Resuscitation: An Update to the American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Circulation, 140(24), e922-e930. PMID: 31724451. DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000729
  • Perlman, J. M., Wyllie, J., Kattwinkel, J., Wyckoff, M. H., Aziz, K., Guinsburg, R., Kim, H. S., Liley, H. G., Mildenhall, L., Simon, W. M., Szyld, E. G., Tamura, M., Velaphi, S. (2015). Part 7: Neonatal Resuscitation: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations. Circulation, 132(16 Suppl 1), S204-41. PMID: 26472855. DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000276



Educational Leadership

Erynn Bergner, MD

Erynn Bergner, MD

Assistant Professor
Associate Fellowship Program Director, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Douglas Dannaway, MD

Doug Dannaway, MD

Director of Fellowship
Associate Professor, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Netsanet Kassa, MD

Netsanet Kassa, MD

Assistant Professor
Director of Resident Education, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Research Leadership

Hala Chaaban, MD

​Hala Chaaban, MD

Associate Professor
Adjunct Professor of Nutrition
Associate Director of Translational Research, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Edgardo Szyld, MD, MSc

Edgardo Szyld, MD, MSc

Professor of Research
Director of Clinical and Translational Research Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Associate Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics

Peter Vitiello, PhD

Peter Vitiello, PhD

Associate Professor
Adjunct Professor of Physiology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director of Laboratory Research, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Faculty

Lora Bailey-Downs, PhD

Lora Bailey-Downs, PhD

Assistant Professor

Faizah Bhatti, MD

Faizah Bhatti, MD

Associate Professor
Adjunct Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Member, Oklahoma Center for Neurosciences

Sara Brewer, DO

Sara Brewer, DO

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Kathryn Burge, PhD

Kathryn Burge, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research

Jeffrey Eckert, PhD

Jeffrey Eckert, PhD

Director of Lab Research
Assistant Professor of Research

Jolyn Fernandes, PhD

Jolyn Fernandes, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Director of Metabolomics, Laboratory for Molecular Biology and Cytometry Research
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Member, Harold Hamm Diabetes Center

Arlen Foulks, DO

Arlen Foulks, DO

Assistant Professor
Medical Director of NeoFlight Neonatal Transport Service
Assistant Medical Director, Level 2 NICU at St. Anthony Hospital
Chair of American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics (AOBP)
Chair of the Neonatal Exam Committee on the AOBP
Adjunct Clinical Assistance Professor in Pediatrics at OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and Center of Health Sciences

Abhrajit Ganguly, MD

Abhrajit Ganguly, MD

Assistant Professor

Vadim Ivanov, MD

Vadim Ivanov, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Medical Director of CCMH NICU
Neonatologist

Erin Jain, MD

Erin Jain, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Pediatrician

Barbara Johnson, MD

Barbara Johnson, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of NICU Resident Education

Samuel Levin, MD

Samuel Levin, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
 

Marjorie Makoni, MD

Marjorie Makoni, MD

Assistant Professor
Neonatologist

Maxwell Mathias, MD

Maxwell Mathias, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Raja Nandyal, MD

Raja Nandyal, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director Oklahoma Infant Transition Program (OITP)
Medical Director of Oklahoma Transition Clinic (OTC)
Chairman of OUHSC Neonatal Mortality Committee (NMC)

Gaston Ofman, MD

Gaston Ofman, MD

Assistant Professor

Rita Raman, MD, MS, CNS, JD, MACN, FCLM

Rita Raman, MD, MS, CNS, JD, MACN, FCLM

Professor
Neonatologist

Tavleen Sandhu, MD

Tavleen Sandhu, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Associate Director of NeoFlight Neonatal Transport Service

Kris Sekar, MD

Kris Sekar, MD

Professor
Neonatologist

Birju Shah, MD, MPH, MBA

Birju Shah, MD, MPH, MBA

Associate Professor
Neonatologist

Frederico Vieira, MD

Frederico Vieira, MD

Assistant Professor

Lauren White, DO

Lauren White, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Director of Transition and Labor Consults
Neonatologist

Anne Wlodaver, MD

Anne Wlodaver, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Medical Director of SAH Level II NICU