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Philip Sunshine

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Pediatrics at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, Emeritus

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Intermediate Intensive Care Nursery 725 Welch Rd Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 497-8080 Fax (650) 497-8035
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-5711

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Neonatology

Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • Awardee of the Year, California Perinatal Association (1988)
  • Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr Education Award, Western Society of Pediatric Research (1997)
  • Ross Award in Research, Western Society of Pediatric Research (1970)
  • Virginia Apgar Award, American Academy of Pediatrics (2001)

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1963)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1961)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1957)
Board Certification: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics (1975)
Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1963)
Internship: Sinai Hosp (1956)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

My primary interests are in the area of neonatal nutrition and developmental gastroenterology. The use of parenteral nutrition in very low birth weight infants, and the introduction of early enteral feeding to stimulate gastrointestinal maturation are my specific areas of investigative endeavors.


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