Venkatakrishna Kakkilaya, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Pediatrics

Education

Medical School Karnatak University (1990)
Residency VM Medical College, India (1993), Pediatrics
Residency LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport (2007), Pediatrics
Fellowship Louisiana State University Medical Center (2010), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Non-Invasive Ventilation
  • Preterm Respiratory Diseases
  • Quality Improvement in NICU

Research Interests

  • Nasap CPAP: Optimal delivery systems and weaning strategies in extremely low birth weight infants
  • New tools in improving informed decision making in the NICU

Publications

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Featured Publications

Another case of genitopatellar syndrome: a case report with additional rare coexistences.

Sankararaman S, Kurepa D, Velayuthan S, Kakkilaya V, Gates T, Ursin S, Chen H Clin. Dysmorphol. 2012 Aug

Elevated Acetoacetate and Monocyte Chemotactic Protein-1 Levels in Cord Blood of Infants of Diabetic Mothers.

Kurepa D, Pramanik AK, Kakkilaya V, Caldito G, Groome LJ, Bocchini JA, Jain SK Neonatology 2012 Jul 102 3 163-168

Use of a Visual Aid to Improve Counseling at the Threshold of Viability.

Kakkilaya V, Groome LJ, Platt D, Kurepa D, Pramanik A, Caldito G, Conrad L, Bocchini JA, Davis TC Pediatrics 2011 Nov

Effect of placental transfusion on the blood volume and clinical outcome of infants born by cesarean section.

Kakkilaya V, Pramanik AK, Ibrahim H, Hussein S Clin Perinatol 2008 Sep 35 3 561-70, xi

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Honors/Awards

  • Abbott Nutrition Award in Research
    Young Investigator Award Finalist (2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2004)
  • Memeber of Royal College of Physicaians, UK (1997-1998)