Dr. Shalini Ramachandran is a graduate of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal in India. She completed her internship and pediatric residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and subsequently completed fellowship in Neonatology at the same institution. Dr. Ramachandran's clinical interests include bronchopulmonary dysplasia, neonatal resuscitation and congenital heart disease. Her basic science interests include understanding lung development, lung injury and developing lung protective strategies.


Medical School Kasturba Medical College
Internship Christian Medical College and Hospital (2005), Pediatrics
Residency University of Miami School of Medicine (2010), Pediatrics
Fellowship University of Miami - Neonatology Fellowship (2013), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Lung Development
  • Lung protective strategies
  • Neonatal lung injury