The departments at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are closely tied to the Research Institute, many with significant research components. Their laboratory efforts led by Principal Investigators result in the state-of-the-art medical care.

Division of Neonatology

The ongoing research programs in the Division of Neonatology encompass basic science, clinical studies, and health services/health policy research. The common goal of these efforts is to improve our understanding of the causes and optimal therapies for diseases affecting newborns. Investigators involved in these studies have expertise in clinical trials, neonatal lung disease, neonatal immunology, cardiovascular development, proteomics, nitric oxide biology, neurodevelopment and fetal origins of adult diseases such as diabetes and obesity.
 
Detailed information regarding Division of Neonatology research resources available can be found on the Divisions research website,
 
http://neonatology.research.chop.edu/