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Olufunke Afolabi-Brown, MBBS
Olufunke Afolabi-Brown
Attending Physician

Dr. Afolabi-Brown's research centers on determining the role of polysomnography in facilitating tracheostomy decannulation in children.



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Education and Training

MBBS, University of Ibadan College of Medicine, Nigeria, 2004

Fellowship, Maimonides Medical Center (Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine), 2011

Fellowship, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine), 2014

Fellowship, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (Sleep Medicine), 2017

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics, 2007-

New York Academy of Medicine, 2011-

American Thoracic Society, 2012-

American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 2016-

Professional Awards

Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program, 2010

Award for Excellence in Pediatric Pulmonary, Maimonides Medical Center, 2011

Section on Pediatrics Recognition Award, New York Academy of Medicine, 2011

Publication Highlights

Afolabi-Brown O, Mason TB 2nd. Kleine-Levin syndrome. Paediatr Respir Rev. 2016 Dec; S1526-0542(16)30133-6. PMID: 28216256
Afolabi-Brown, O., Marcus, M., Speciale, P., Pagala, M., Kazachkov, K. Bronchoscopic and Nonbronchscopic methods of Airway Culturing in Tracheostomized Children. Respir Care. 2014 Apr; 59(4):582-7. PMID: 24129334