Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Robert Roghair, MD


Director, Neonatal Outreach
Director, Physician Scientist Training Program (PSTP)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Pediatrics  - Neonatology

Contact Information

Lab: 1270 CBRB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-9895

Web: Roghair Laboratory


BS, Pharmacy, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy
MD, Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Residency, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Children's Hospital
Fellowship, Neonatology, University of Iowa Children's Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

General Pediatrics
Sub-board of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Research Summary

I am interested in developmental origins of adult sympathetic activation and cardiovascular disease, including the effects of neonatal leptin deficiency and neonatal antidepressant exposure.

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Cardiovascular Research Center
UI Obesity Research and Education Initiative
UIHC Center for Hypertension Research

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48