Dr. Michael Kuzniewicz is a neonatologist, a specialist in caring for newborns who are premature, injured or ill. His research focuses on the efficacy of phototherapy for babies with hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice), predicting the need for prolonged ventilation in infants with respiratory distress, and improving performance reporting for intensive care nurseries.
Kuzniewicz earned his medical degree at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed a residency in pediatrics at St. Louis Children's Hospital, an affiliate of Washington University in St. Louis, and completed a fellowship in neonatology at UCSF. He has a master of public health degree from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Feinberg School of Medicine, MD, 1999
Washington University in St. Louis, Pediatrics, 2002
UCSF, Neonatology, 2006