Biography

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Director, Fellowship Training Program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine;

Alternate PI, UTSW at Dallas, NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network;

Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Perinatology

Education

Medical School
Universite Libre de Bruxelles (1976)
Residency
Hopital Universitaire Saint-Pierre (1979), Pediatrics
Residency
Institut Edith Cavell (1981), Pediatrics
Fellowship
Hospital for Sick Children (1982), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Fellowship
Institut Edith Cavell (1982), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Fellowship
Cliniques Universitaires (1983), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Fellowship
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center (1985), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
Residency
Montefiore Medical Center/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1986), Pediatrics

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Interventions to Reduce Morbidity in Preterm Infants
  • Research Interest

    • Evidence-based medicine
    • Interventions to reduce mortality and morbidity in neonates
    • Neonatal nutrition and growth

    Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    The Association of Congenital Heart Disease with Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Preterm Infants: A Birth Cohort Study
    Motta M, Scott W, Mahony L, Koch J, Wyckoff M, Reisch J, Burchfield PJ, Brion LP J Perinatol 2015 in press
    Index of suspicion. Hyperbilirubinemia without jaundice in a neonate
    Sen SK, Mayor R, Engle WD, Blumenschein SD, Brion LP. NeoReviews 2015 in press
    Index of Suspicion in the Nursery: Progressive lethargy in a four-day-old term infant
    Weydig HM, Veltkamp D, Kakkilaya V, Stumpf K, Waber LJ, Brion LP NeoReviews 2015 in press
    Hypomagnesemia secondary to cerebrospinal fluid losses in a patient with congenital hydrocephalus.
    Lal CV, Mir IN, Kelley E, Weprin BE, Sengupta AL, Booth TN, Brion LP J Perinatol 2014 Aug 34 8 640-1
    Change in practice after the Surfactant, Positive Pressure and Oxygenation Randomised Trial.
    LeVan JM, Brion LP, Wrage LA, Gantz MG, Wyckoff MH, Sánchez PJ, Heyne R, Jaleel M, Finer NN, Carlo WA, Das A, Stoll BJ, Higgins RD Arch. Dis. Child. Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2014 May
    Serum Tocopherol Levels in Very Preterm Infants After a Single Dose of Vitamin E at Birth.
    Bell EF, Hansen NI, Brion LP, Ehrenkranz RA, Kennedy KA, Walsh MC, Shankaran S, Acarregui MJ, Johnson KJ, Hale EC, Messina LA, Crawford MM, Laptook AR, Goldberg RN, Van Meurs KP, Carlo WA, Poindexter BB, Faix RG, Carlton DP, Watterberg KL, Ellsbury DL, Das A, Higgins RD Pediatrics 2013 Nov
    Change in Care Among Nonenrolled Patients During and After a Randomized Trial.
    Levan JM, Wyckoff MH, Ahn C, Heyne R, Sánchez PJ, Chalak L, Jaleel MA, Burchfield PJ, Christie L, Soll R, Badger GJ, Brion LP Pediatrics 2013 Sep
    Perinatal Asphyxia with Hyperoxemia within the First Hour of Life Is Associated with Moderate to Severe Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy.
    Kapadia VS, Chalak LF, Dupont TL, Rollins NK, Brion LP, Wyckoff MH J. Pediatr. 2013 Jun
    Perinatal Acidosis and Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy in Preterm Infants of 33 to 35 Weeks' Gestation.
    Chalak LF, Rollins N, Morriss MC, Brion LP, Heyne R, Sánchez PJ J. Pediatr. 2011 Oct
    Routine use of diuretics in very-low birth-weight infants in the absence of supporting evidence.
    Stewart AL, Brion LP J Perinatol 2011 Oct 31 10 633-4

    Books

    Featured Books Legend Featured Books

    Neonatal jaundice. In McInerny T, Adam HM, Campbell DE, Foy JM, Kamat, DM, and DeWitt TG, eds. AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care

    Kapadia VS, Brion LP (2015). Elk Grove Village, IL, American Academy of Pediatrics

    Clinical significance of developmental renal physiology. In Fetal and Neonatal Physiology

    Brion LP, Satlin LM (1998). Philadelphia, PA., Saunders

    Kidney and Urinary Tract. In Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

    Brion LP, Bernstein J, Spitzer A (1997). St Louis, MO., Mosby

    Renal disease. In Avery's Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn

    Nafday S, Brion LP, Benchimol C, Satlin LM, Flynn J, Edelmann CM Jr (2004). Philadelphia, PA, JB Lippincott Company

    Renal disease. In MacDonald MG, Mullett MD, Seshia MMK. Avery?s Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn

    Nafday SM, Woda CB, Saland JM, Flynn JT, Askenzi D, Benchimol C, Brion LP (2015). Philadelphia, PA., JB Lippincott Company

    Neonatal Jaundice. In Neonatology for Primary Care

    Kapadia VS, Brion LP (2015). Elk Grove Village, IL, American Academy of Pediatrics

    Neonatal jaundice in the term and near term infant. In TK McInerny, HM Adam, DE Campbell, DM Kamat, KJ Kelleher, eds. American Academy of Pediatrics Textbook of Pediatric Care

    Brion LP (2009). Elk Grove Village, IL, American Academy of Pediatrics

    Renal disease. In MacDonald MG. Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn

    Brion LP, Satlin LM, Edelmann CM Jr (1994). Philadelphia, PA, JB Lippincott Company

    Renal Disease. In MacDonald MG. Neonatology: Pathophysiology and Management of the Newborn.

    Brion LP, Satlin LM, Edelmann CM Jr (1999). Philadelphia, PA, JB Lippincott Company

    Honors & Awards

    • Elected to American Pediatric Society
      (2015)
    • Listed in Best Doctors in America
      (2011)
    • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
      New York Metro Area Top Doctors (2006)
    • Recognition by program directors for special contribution
      COGME, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, bronx, NY (2006)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Pediatric Society (2014)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • American Medical Association
    • Society of Pediatric Research