Lung surfactant therapy administered to premature babies to assist breathing in the first critical hours after birth.
UB researcher developed a technique to treat respiratory distress syndrome in extremely premature infants, increasing their chance of survival.
Infant screening to detect phenylketonuria, a genetic disorder that can cause severe mental retardation.
A diet widely prescribed by pediatricians today to counteract childhood obesity.
The Department of Pediatrics is composed of 17 divisions:
There are more than 17 individual practice plans within UBMD,
offering a full range of primary and specialty care for children,
adults and seniors.