Bio: Dr Jayasree Nair is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Program director of the Neonatal Perinatal Fellowship program at the University of Buffalo, and attending neonatologist at John R Oishei Hospital, Buffalo.
After medical training and Pediatric residency in India, she completed her second pediatric residency and neonatology fellowship at the University at Buffalo. She then joined the Department of Pediatrics as a “Buswell” research faculty studying the effect of transfusions on mesenteric blood flow and reactivity. She is a physician scholar and educator combining her passion for improving clinical care, education and mentoring pediatric and neonatal trainees while continuing her research interests- in neonatal resuscitation and necrotizing enterocolitis. For her translational research on neonatal resuscitation, she has received grants from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the NIH-NICHD. She is involved in regional and national pediatric organizations, currently including the roles of Chair, Planning Committee for the Eastern Society of Pediatric Research and Chair- Student, Resident and House Officer Awards Selection Committee at the Society for Pediatric Research annual conference.