Shawn O'Connor  soconnor@wustl.edu

Instructor in Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Newborn Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6148

Education

  • BS, summa cum laude, University of Georgia2006
  • MD, Medical College of Georgia2010

Training

  • Pediatrics Internship & Residency, St. Louis Children's Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2010 - 2013
  • Clinical Fellow Researcher, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2013 - 2016
  • Neonatal/Perinatal Fellow, St. Louis Children's Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine2013 - 2016
  • Clinical Bioethics, Harvard Medical School2017 - 2017

Licensure and Board Certification

  • MO, State of Missouri Medical License 2013
  • Basic Life Support 2013
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2013
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics 2013
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support 2014
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program 2014
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program. Hospital Based Instructor 2014
  • AAP NRP Instructor Mentor 2017

Honors

  • James P. Keating, M.D. Outstanding Resident Award2014

Recent Publications view all (4)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Caffeine Combined with Sedative/Anesthetic Drugs Triggers Widespread Neuroapoptosis in a Mouse Mode of Prematurity J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2016. doi:10.1080/14767058.2016.1261400  
  2. Dexmedetomidine Protects Against Glucocorticoid Induced Progenitor Cell Apoptosis in Neonatal Mouse Cerebellum J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2016. doi:10.1080/14767058.2016.1241763  PMID:27677376 
  3. ALG1-CDG: Clinical and Molecular Characterization of 39 Unreported Patients. Hum Mutat. 2016. doi:10.1002/humu.22983  PMID:26931382 
  4. De novo 9q gain in an infant with tetralogy of Fallot with absent pulmonary valve: Patient report and review of congenital heart disease in 9q duplication syndrome American Journal of Medical Genetics. 2015;167(12):2966-2974. PMID:26768185 
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