Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Kelly Wood, MD


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

Contact Information

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



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

Fellowship, Student
Residency, Mulago Hospital, Kampala
Residency, Pediatrics, Global Health Track, University of Minnesota

Licensure and Certifications

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

All Publications

Schroeder A, Shen M, Biondi E, Bendel-Stenzel M, Chen C, French J, Lee V, Evans R, Jerardi K, Mischler M, Wood K, Chang P, Roman H, Greenhow T.  Bacteraemic urinary tract infection: management and outcomes in young infants..  Archives of disease in childhood.  2016 February 1. 101(2):125-30.

Hong S, Wood K.  Collagen vascular and other multisystem disorders..  McGraw Hill.  2016. 

Peterson A, Wood K.  McGraw-Hill education specialty board review: pediatrics.  McGraw Hill;  2016.

Wood K.  Nutrition.  McGraw Hill.  2016. 

Collins C, Burkhalter J, Wood K.  Psychosocial issues and child abuse.  McGraw Hill.  2016. 

Wood K.  Bronchiolitis: an update..  Early & Periodic Screening, Diagnosis & Treatment.  2016 Winter. 23(1):1-4, 7.

 .  Mischler et al. Epidemiology of Bacteremia in Previously Healthy Febrile Infants: A Follow-up Study. Hospital Pediatrics 2015;5(6):293-300..  Hospital pediatrics.  2016 January 1. 6(1):55.

McMillin G, Wood K, Strathmann F, Krasowski M.  Patterns of Drugs and Drug Metabolites Observed in Meconium: What Do They Mean?.  Therapeutic drug monitoring.  2015 October 1. 37(5):568-80.

Schroeder A, Chang P, Shen M, Biondi E, Greenhow T.  Diagnostic accuracy of the urinalysis for urinary tract infection in infants <3 months of age..  Pediatrics.  2015 June 1. 135(6):965-71.

Mischler M, Ryan M, Leyenaar J, Markowsky A, Seppa M, Wood K, Ren J, Asche C, Gigliotti F, Biondi E.  Epidemiology of Bacteremia in Previously Healthy Febrile Infants: A Follow-up Study..  Hospital pediatrics.  2015 June 1. 5(6):293-300.

Wood K, Krasowski M, McMillin G.  Drug tests in multiple births - largest study examines incidence of mismatches in meconium test results..  Clinical & Forensic Toxicology News.  2014 September. 

Biondi E, Mischler M, Jerardi K, Statile A, French J, Evans R, Lee V, Chen C, Asche C, Ren J, Shah S.  Blood culture time to positivity in febrile infants with bacteremia..  JAMA pediatrics.  2014 September 1. 168(9):844-9.

Lueth E, Wood K.  McKusick Kaufman Syndrome, Complications Arising at Puberty.  Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.  2014. 27(6):e125-e126.

Wood K, Krasowski M, Strathmann F, McMillin G.  Meconium drug testing in multiple births in the USA.  Journal of Analytical Toxicology.  2014. 38(7):397-403.

Wood K, Sinclair L, Rysgaard C, Strathmann F, McMillin G, Krasowski M.  Retrospective analysis of the diagnostic yield of newborn drug testing.  BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth.  2014. 14(1).

Wood K.  Exposure to bath salts and synthetic tetrahydrocannabinol from 2009 to 2012 in the United States..  The Journal of pediatrics.  2013 July 1. 163(1):213-6.

Wood K.  Exposure to bath salts and synthetic tetrahydrocannabinol from 2009 to 2012 in the United States.  Journal of Pediatrics.  2013. 163(1):213-216.

Wood K.  Reply.  Journal of Pediatrics.  2013. 163(6):1798.

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

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

Wood K, Peterson A.  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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