Gillian C. Pet, MD, MSCI

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Newborn Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6148

Clinical Interests

Quality improvement, care of the surgical neonate, fetal therapy


  • BA, Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Berkeley2006
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine2011
  • MSCI, Washington University in St. Louis2011


  • Pediatric Residency, University of Washington2011 - 2014
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship, University of Washington2014 - 2017
  • Certificate Program in Patient Safety and Quality, University of Washington2015 - 2016

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2014 - PresGeneral Pediatrics
  • 2017 - PresNeonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Provider
  • 2018 - PresMO, Medical License
  • 2018 - PresNeonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • 2018 - PresMD, Medical License
  • 2018 - PresNeonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Instructor
  • 2018 - PresIL, Medical License

Honors and Awards

  • Corkery Travel Award for Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting2016

Recent Publications view all (10)

  1. Risk factors for peripherally inserted central catheter complications in neonates J. Perinatol. 2020;40(4):581-588. PMID:31911643  
  2. Attitudes Surrounding the Management of Neonates with Severe Necrotizing Enterocolitis. J Pediatr. 2018;199:186-193.e3. PMCID:PMC6063789  PMID:29754868 
  3. Outcomes of bedside sutureless umbilical closure without endotracheal intubation for gastroschisis repair in surgical infants. Am J Surg. 2017;213(5):958-962. PMID:28385380 
  4. Erythropoietin and Neonatal Neuroprotection. Clin Perinatol. 2015;42(3):469-81. PMCID:PMC4529536  PMID:26250911 
  5. The potential of erythropoietin to treat asphyxia in newborns Research and Reports in Neonatology. 2014;4:195-207. 
  6. Parental presence and holding in the neonatal intensive care unit and associations with early neurobehavior. J Perinatol. 2013;33(8):636-41. PMCID:PMC3700586  PMID:23412640 
  7. A randomized controlled trial of cast versus splint for distal radial buckle fracture: an evaluation of satisfaction, convenience, and preference. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013;29(5):555-9. PMID:23603644 
  8. The single-patient room in the NICU: maternal and family effects. J Perinatol. 2012;32(7):545-51. PMCID:PMC3790962  PMID:22031044 
  9. Neonatal intensive care unit stress is associated with brain development in preterm infants. Ann Neurol. 2011;70(4):541-9. PMCID:PMC4627473  PMID:21976396 
  10. Long-term economic costs of psychological problems during childhood. Soc Sci Med. 2010;71(1):110-5. PMCID:PMC2887689  PMID:20427110 
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