Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Kelly Wood, MD


Director of Newborn Nursery
Director of Pediatric Hospitalist Program
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics  - General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: 2610 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-7360



BS, Exercise Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
MD, Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Fellowship, Student, San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala
Residency, Mulago Hospital
Residency, Jalapa, Nicaragua
Global Health Track, University of Minnesota
Residency, Pediatrics, Global Health Track, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Medical Trip, staff attending, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Clinical Leadership Academy, Nominated by Department Chair, Selected from applicants from all areas of medicine at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License
American Board of Pediatrics
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
BLS Provider
NRP Provider
PALS Provider

All Publications

Wood K.  Tuberculosis meningitis.  Hospital Pediatrics.  2012 April. 2(2):111-115.

Wood K, Peterson A.  Pediatrics chapter.  McGraw-Hill Professional.  2012. 

Wood K.  Pediatrics Chapter.  McGraw-Hill Professional.  2012. 

Wood K.  Osteomyelitis from an over the counter cryotherapy product. Index of Suspicion.  Ped in Rev. .  2011 December. 

Wood K.  Parental Attitudes toward Obesity Screening and Communication for Hospitalized Children.  Hospital Pediatrics.  2011 March 13. 

Uchida D, Moore K, Wood K, Pysher T, Downey E.  Infarction of an extralobar pulmonary sequestration in a young child.  J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. .  2010 May. 20(4):399-401.

Alverson B, Wood K, Bendel-Stenzel  M.  Critically Appraised Topic-In infants under 1 year of age with pyelonephritis is initial therapy with IV versus oral antibiotics associated with lower rates of treatment failure or renal scarring?.  Hospital Pediatrics.  2010. 1.

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