Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Tarah Colaizy, MD, MPH

Portrait

Associate Professor of Pediatrics  - Neonatology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 8809 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-3508

Email: tarah-colaizy@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
MD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
MPH, Public Health, Oregon Health and Science University

Residency, Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License
Federal DEA certified
Iowa State Controlled Substances Registration
Board Certified, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
NRP Instructor

Research Summary

My clinical and research interests include: Use of minimal ventilation strategies. Promotion of breastfeeding for preterm infants. Research Interests include: Role of infectious microorganisms in the pathogenesis of chronic lung disease. Molecular and biochemical control of lung development. Impact of apnea of prematurity and its treatment on long-term outcomes. Breastfeeding in the preterm neonate.

Date Last Modified: 09/04/2013 - 14:02:55