Daphna and I are starting a new series of podcast entitle "Giants of Neonatology" where we interview some of the pioneers of our field. We have the pleasure of kicking this series off wit Dr. Wally Carlo who in a short hour imparted on us so much knowledge, wisdom and experience. We are confident you'll thoroughly enjoy this episode. Thank you for your support. - Ben
Short Bio: Dr Wally Carlo is the division chair of neonatology at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He completed his training in pediatrics at the University Children’s Hospital in Puerto Rico and his neonatal fellowship at Rainbow Babies Children Hospital in Cleveland Ohio. Dr. Carlo has played pivotal roles in the development and the growth of the neonatal research network. He was the lead author of the SUPPORT trial published in the New England Journal of Medicine in 2010. He has conducted numerous NIH funded randomized trials. His dedication to research and the advancement of neonatal care have made him one of the most published neonatologist of all time, and his work has accrued over 50,000 citations. He was the chair of the Fetus and Newborn Committee, he has been a major contributor to the success of the Neonatal Resuscitation Program. Dr. Carlo is beloved and respected educator and his work in neonatology has reached far and wide beyond the state of Alabama thanks to his talent in training future leaders in neonatology and to his contributions to textbooks and other projects.
This episode is sponsored by Chiesi