Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Shannon Sullivan, MD


Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics  - General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: 2625 IRL
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-7745



BS, Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
MD, Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin

Residency, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Wisconsin
Post Doctorate, Research Fellowship, University of Virginia
Fellowship, Neonatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Licensure and Certifications

State of Iowa Medical License
State of Wisconsin Medical License
American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics

Research Summary

Clinical Interests: International health issues as well as the unique health related issues of immigrant, foster and adopted children and their families. Medical Director of the newborn nursery. Issues as they relate to the care of the newborn. Cultural competency. Research Interests: Co-investigator for the "Study for Future Families," which is a multicenter prospective clinical study designed to assess the extent to which current levels of phthalates in the environment pose a risk to human reproductive health, as well as effects on the development of the urogenital system in infants. Co-investigator for the "Emergency Treatment Center Management of breastfeeding Problems in Newborns."

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