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About Jayasree Nair, M.B., B.S.
As a neonatologist, I treat premature and term infants and their very unique pathologies, understanding that our ultimate aim is to ensure not just survival but intact survival with excellent neurodevelopmental outcomes. My career has taken me across two continents and various clinical settings in pediatrics and neonatology, including high-volume tertiary care centers in India. This provided me with invaluable “in the trenches” experience in neonatal care and resuscitation and shaped my interest in this subject. My current position as an academic neonatologist at Weill Cornell fulfills my career goals to treat, teach as well as carry out meaningful research. Having an infant in the neonatal intensive care unit can be very stressful. I consider it a privilege to be able to not just provide medical care to the babies but also to support their families as they navigate their infant’s hospital stay.
Dr. Jayasree Nair is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Interim)in the Division of Neonatology (Newborn Medicine) at Weill Cornell Medicine and Director of the Regional Hospital Relations, Newborn Medicine. She is board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and practices assistant Attending Pediatrician (interim) at New York-PresbyterianHospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, as well as the NewYork-PresbyterianKomansky Children's Hospital. After medical training and pediatric residency in India, she completed her residency and neonatology fellowship at the University at Buffalo. Prior to joining Weill Cornell in 2023, Dr. Nair served as clinical associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University at Buffalo, where she also held the role of Program Director for the Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship attending Neonatologist at John R Oishei Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Nair's research interests are in neonatal resuscitation and necrotizing enterocolitis and she has received grants from the American Academy of Pediatrics and NIH-NICHD. She is involved in regional and national pediatric organizations, currently including the roles of Chair, Planning Committee for the Eastern Society of Pediatric Research, and Chair- Student, Resident and House Officer Awards Selection Committee at the Society for Pediatric Research. Besides English, she is fluent in Hindi and Malayalam.
2020, 2021, 2022
Castle Connolly Top DoctorsBuffalo Spree
Physician of the year-Buffalo, NY. Western New York Perinatal Bereavement
Selected Participant for the Early Career Women Faculty Leadership
Development Seminar. Association of American Medical Colleges
Young Investigator Award Faculty Finalist. Eastern Society of Pediatric
Young Investigator Award-Faculty. Eastern Society of Pediatric Research
Trainee Travel Grant. Pediatric Academic Societies
Young Investigator Award-Trainee. Eastern Society of Pediatric Research
M.B.,B.S.Calicut University, Government Medical College (India)2000
Assistant Attending PediatricianNewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Interim)Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
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