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CohnJohn Cunningham, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Physiology, and Stem Cell Research
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics

John M. Cunningham, MD, is an internationally known expert in the treatment and research of childhood cancers and blood diseases. He has particular expertise in treating hemoglobinopathies, which are disorders that affect red blood cells, such as sickle cell disease and thalassemia. He is a recognized leader in the field of pediatric stem cell transplantation, and has developed novel uses for this life-saving treatment.


Pediatric Grand Rounds


February 5 , 2015

12:00 p.m.— 1:00 p.m.

Billings Auditorium—P117


Home Oxygen Use of Infants with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Balancing Infant, Parent, and Health System Outcomes


Joanne Lagatta, MD

Assistant Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin



  • To review existing literature on home oxygen use for infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD).
  • To present pilot data on infant healthcare utilization and parent quality of life for infants with BPD after NICU discharge.
  • To propose future research on outcomes for infants with BPD and their families discharged with and without home oxygen.

Presented by

Department of Pediatrics

1 hour CME credit offered

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