Nathalie El Ters

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Instructor in Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Newborn Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6148


  • BS, High Distinction, American University of Beirut2006
  • MD, Degree with distinction, American University of Beirut2010


  • Internship, American University of Beirut Medical Center2010 - 2011
  • Residency, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital2011 - 2014
  • Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine 2014 - 2017

Licensure and Board Certification

  • OH, Ohio Medical License/Temporary 2011
  • MO, Missouri Medical License/Permanent 2014
  • Board Certified in Pediatrics 2014
  • PALS, Certified Provider 2016
  • BLS, Certified Provider 2016
  • ACLS, Certified Provider 2016
  • NRP, Certified Provider 2017
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program, Certified Instructor, 2017 2017
  • Board Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 2018


  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society2010
  • Second Best Abstract, The 9th International Conference on Brain Monitoring and Neuroprotection in the Newborn2015

Recent Publications view all (7)

Publication Co-Authors

  1. Long term electroencephalography in preterm neonates: Safety and quality of electrode types. Clin Neurophysiol. 2018;129(7):1366-1371. PMID:29729590 
  2. Term-equivalent functional brain maturational measures predict neurodevelopmental outcomes in premature infants. Early Hum Dev. 2018;119:68-72. PMID:29579560 
  3. Impact of brain injury on functional measures of amplitude-integrated EEG at term equivalent age in premature infants. J Perinatol. 2017. PMID:28492522 
  4. Low-frequency blood pressure oscillations and inotrope treatment failure in premature infants. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2017;jap.00205.2017. PMID:28428252 
  5. Response to dopamine in prematurity: a biomarker for brain injury? J Perinatol. 2016. doi:10.1038/jp.2016.5  PMID:26890555 
  6. Empirical estimation of the normative blood pressure in infants <28 weeks gestation using a massive data approach. J Perinatol. 2015. doi:10.1038/jp.2015.185  PMID:26633144 
  7. A novel method for assessing cerebral autoregulation in preterm infants using transfer function analysis. Pediatr Res. 2015. doi:10.1038/pr.2015.238  PMID:26571222 
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