Dr. Stonestreet is the director of the Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Women & Infant's Hospital. She oversees the fellowship recruitment, orientation, and guides the fellows during their training. She also coordinates the department weekly Perinatal Management Conference.

Dr. Stonestreet has been involved in studies to understand brain development and the pathogenesis of brain injury in the fetus and neonate.

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Barbara S. Stonestreet, M.D., is a Professor of Pediatrics at Brown Medical School. She is a Staff Neonatologist and Director of the Fellowship Program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Biology and German from New York University (New York, New York), and her M.D. from Tufts University (Boston, Massachusetts). Dr. Stonestreet then continued her training in pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine (Stanford, California) and Boston University School of Medicine (Boston, Massachusetts). She completed her Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at Brown University and Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. Dr. Stonestreet has been listed in Best Doctors in America and has served as an active member of the National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development Study Section from 1991-1995. Dr. Stonestreet also served as a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Pediatrics from 1990-1997. She is a member of the Society for Pediatric Research, Perinatal Research Society, American Pediatric Society, Society for Neuroscience, and Society for Gynecologic Investigation. Dr. Stonestreet has more than 95 publications in peer-reviewed journals, on various aspects of neonatology and perinatology, including cerebral circulation, fetal blood-brain barrier permeability, and fetal brain injury.

Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: (401) 274 - 1122 x47429
Phone 2: (401) 274-1122 x47403

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Collaborators at other institutions:
Banks, William
Vannucci, Susan
Gunn, Alistair
Bennet, Laura
Nishibori, Masahiro

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