Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Resmiye Oral, MD


Director, Child Protection Program
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics  - General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: 146A Center for Disabilities and Development
100 Hawkins Dr.
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-6308

Web: Resiliency Triumps Over Trauma Workshop


MD, Medicine, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey

Residency, Pediatrics, Dr. Behcet Uz State Teaching Hospital for Children, Izmir, Turkey
Externship, Neonatal Intensive Care, Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York
Fellowship, Neonatology, Ege University Medical School
Fellowship, Child Abuse and Neglect, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Residency, Pediatrics, Long Island College Hospital, New York, New York

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Permanent License (Medicine)
Federal DEA
Iowa DEA
Turkish Ministry of Health (Neonatology)
Turkish Ministry of Health (Pediatrics)
Turkish Ministry of Health (Medicine)
American Board of Pediatrics, Child Abuse Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Columbus Children's Hospital, Child Abuse & Neglect

Research Summary

My research interests include: - Drug Exposed Children and Neonates - Forensic Pediatrics - Child Abuse and Neglect - Shaken Impact Syndrome - Primary Medical Care of Children in Foster Care - Healing Course of Genital Injuries I run a child abuse assessment clinic, where I see both sexually and physically abused children and do inpatient consultations for children admitted to the hospital for physical abuse and neglect concerns. I'm also working on a parental education program in the nursery to prevent shaken impact syndrome and the development of online training material on child abuse and neglect for medical trainees at the University of Iowa.

Date Last Modified: 08/16/2016 - 09:40:44