Yvette R. Johnson, M.D., M.P.H.
- Assistant Professor of Pediatrics—Neonatology
- Attending Neonatologist, Texas Children's Hospital
- Director, Neonatology Database
- Neonatal–Perinatal Medicine
- M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO, 1987
- M.P.H., Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore MD, 1994
- Pediatric Intern, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO, 1987–1988
- Pediatric Resident, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO, 1988–1990
- Neonatal-Perinatal Fellow, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO, 1990–1993
- Effects of maternal stress on maternal-infant interaction, infant behavior, and neurodevelopmental outcomes
- Quality of neonatal care and the specific clinical practices in the NICU that improve clinical outcomes
- Transition of premature infants from the NICU to the home and community
- Konduri G, Vohr B, Robertson C, Sokol GM, Solimano A, Singer J, Ehrenkranz RA, Singhal N, Wright LL, Van Meurs KP, Stork E, Kirpalani H, Peliowski A, Johnson Y for the NICHD Neonatal Research Network. Early Inhaled Nitric Oxide Therapy for Term and Near Term Newborn Infants with Hypoxic Respiratory Failure: Neurodevelopmental Follow-up. J Pediatr 2007; 150(3):235–240.
- Hintz SR, Van Meurs KP, Perritt R, Poole WK, Das A, Stevenson DK, Ehrenkranz RA, Lemons JA, Vohr BR, Heyne R, Childers DO, Peralta-Carcelen M, Dusick A, Johnson YR, Morris B, Dillard R, Vaucher Y, Steichen J, Adams-Chapman I, Konduri G, Myers GJ, de Ungria M, Tyson JE, Higgins RD; NICHD Neonatal Research Network. Neurodevelopmental outcomes of premature infants with severe respiratory failure enrolled in a randomized controlled trial of inhaled nitric oxide. J Pediatr 2007;151(1):16–22.
- Natarajan G, Johnson YR*, Zhang F, Chen KM, Worsham MJ. Real-time polymerase chain reaction for the rapid detection of group B streptococcal colonization in neonates. Pediatrics 2006; 118:14–22.
*Senior and corresponding author
- Stone D, Frattarelli DAC, Karthikeyan SM, Johnson YR, Chintala K. Altered Prostaglandin E1 Dosage During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in a Newborn with Ductal-dependent Congenital Heart Disease. Pediatric Cardiology 2006; 27:360–363.
- Shankaran S, Johnson Y, Langer J, Vohr B, Fanaroff A, Wright L, Poole K. Outcome of extremely-low-birth-weight infants at highest risk: gestational age ≤ 24 weeks, birth weight ≤ 750 g, and 1-minute Apgar ≤ 3. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2004;191(4):1084–91.