Francis Cole III, MD, Neonat/Perinatology, Saint Louis, MO, Barnes-Jewish Hospital


Neonat/Perinatology Saint Louis, MO

Park J. White, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics Executive Vice Chairman, Department of Pediatrics Washington University School of Medicine

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  • Office

    Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8208
    McDonnell Pediatric Research Building, 1131
    Saint Louis, MO 63110
    Phone(314) 454-6183
    Fax(314) 747-8880
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Education & Training

  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalFellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1978 - 1981
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalResidency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1978
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 1973 - 1974
  • Yale University School of Medicine
    Yale University School of MedicineClass of 1973
  • Amherst CollegeB.A., 1969

Certifications & Licensure

  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 1986 - 2022
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Founder's Award Midwest Society for Pediatric Research (MWSPR), 2016
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award Moses Brown School, 2015
  • 2nd Century Award Washington University School of Medicine, 2014
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Placing faculty development front and center in a multisite educational initiative: lessons from the I-PASS Handoff study  
    O'Toole JK, West DC, Starmer AJ, Yu CE, Calaman S, Rosenbluth G, Hepps JH, Lopreiato JO, Landrigan CP, Sectish TC, Spector ND, I-PASS Study Education Executive Committee, Acad Pediatr, 1/1/2014
  • Development, implementation, and dissemination of the I-PASS handoff curriculum: A multisite educational intervention to improve patient handoffs  
    Starmer AJ, O'Toole JK, Rosenbluth G, Calaman S, Balmer D, West DC, Bale JF Jr, Yu CE, Noble EL, Tse LL, Srivastava R, Landrigan CP, Sectish TC, Spector ND, I-PASS Stu..., Acad Med, 1/1/2014
  • Establishing a multisite education and research project requires leadership, expertise, collaboration, and an important aim  
    Sectish TC, Starmer AJ, Landrigan CP, Spector ND, I-PASS Study Group, Pediatrics, 1/1/2010
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Neonatal Lung Diseases 
    San Francisco, CA - 1/1/2016
  • Identifying and Treating Genetic Diseases in Children 
  • Surfactant Therapy: Past, Present, and Future 
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  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program Update. 
    Vachharajani A, Cole FS, Keenan W, Pediatr Update (Dodson WE, Editor-in-Chief)
  • I-PASS Handoff Curriculum: Core Resident Workshop 
    Spector N, Starmer A, Yu C, O'Toole J, Allen A, Tse L, Bale J, Bismilla Z, Calaman S, Coffey M, Cole FS, Destino L, Everhart J, Hepps J, Kahana M, Lopreiato J, McGrego..., MedEdPORTAL
  • Premature births: Neurodevelopmental Outcomes. 
    Mathur AM, Cole FS, Inder TE, Pediatr Update (Dodson WE, Editor-in-Chief)
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Press Mentions

  • Why Are NICU Drugs Largely Untested?
    Why Are NICU Drugs Largely Untested?September 13th, 2017

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