Steven Donn, MD

Steven Donn, MD, FAAP

Neonat/Perinatology Ann Arbor, MI

Professor of Pediatrics University of Michigan Health System

Office Address

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  • 1500 East Medical Center Dr
    5th Floor Mott Hospital Rm F5790
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
    Phone: (734) 763-4109

Dr. Donn's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neonat/Perinatology: General Neonatology
  • Clinical Interests: Repiratory; International health; Neonatal; Neonatal respiratory failure; medico-legal pediatrics; global health

Dr. Donn's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • ProfessorUniversity of Michigan Medical School
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Instructor (1978-1979); Lecturer (1979-1980); Assistant Professor (1980-1984); Associate Professor (1984-1990)
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer and Site VisitorEunice Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • ConsultantCenter for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration
    Silver Spring, MD
    Consultant, Health and Human Services (2004-2008)
  • Medical Specialty RepresentativeNational Practitioner Data Bank, Council of Medical Specialty Societies
    Chicago, IL
  • InstructorUniversity of Vermont College of Medicine
    Burlington, VT
  • Pediatric Advisory PanelUnited States Pharmacopoeial Convention (USP XX)

Dr. Donn's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Michigan Hospitals and Health CentersUniversity of Michigan Hospitals and Health CentersFellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • University of Michigan Hospitals and Health CentersUniversity of Michigan Hospitals and Health CentersResidency, Pediatrics
  • University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health CareUniversity of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health CareResidency, Pediatrics
  • University Vt College of MedicineUniversity Vt College of MedicineInternship, Pediatrics
  • Tulane Univ Sch of MedTulane University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Donn's Certifications & Licensure

  • MI State Medical LicenseMI State Medical License1978 - 2017
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1981
  • American Board of PediatricsNeonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1981

Dr. Donn's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Doctors in America2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Guide to America’s Top Pediatricians2011, 2012
  • Best Doctors in America, 11th Edition2012
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Dr. Donn's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Keeping watch. Neonatal pulmonary graphics enhance safety and efficacy mechanical ventilation.  Donn, S.M, ADVANCE for Managers of Respiratory Care 17: 22-25
  • Pulmonary support strategies and options for improving lung function in term neonates: warning signs of damage.  Attar, M.A., Donn, S.M, Pediatric Health 4: 277-286
  • Clinical report: Consent by proxy for nonurgent pediatric care.  McAbee, G.N., Donn, S.M., Brown, J.L., Goldsmith, J.P., Gonzales, J.L., Marcus, D., McDonnell, W.M., Mendelson, R.A., Paul, S.R, Pediatrics 126: 1022-1031
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Proceedings of a Special Symposium, What Would You Do? Chapter: Hypoxic respiratory failure in a newborn Page 19 - 24
    Donn, S.M
    Editors: Masferrer, R.American Association for Respiratory Care, Irving, TX
  • Neonatal Emergencies. Chapter: Emergency Transport of the Critically Ill Newborn Page 75 - 86
    Donn, S.M., Faix, R.G., Gates, M.R
    Editors: Donn, S.M., Faix, R.G.Futura Publishing Co, Mt. Kisco, NY
  • Neonatal Emergencies. Chapter: Thoracic Air Leaks Page 311 - 326
    Zak, L.K., Donn, S.M
    Editors: Donn, S.M., Faix, R.G.Futura Publishing Co, Mt. Kisco, NY
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  • Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: Let’s Zap VAP.
    Donn, S.M, Kwong Wah Hospital Tung Wah Hospital Group, Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China
  • A Controlled Trial of Phenobarbital for Prevention of Intraventricular Hemorrhage in Preterm Infants.
    Donn, S.M., Roloff, D.W., Goldstein, G.W, Child Neurology Society Annual Meeting, Ann Neurol 10:295, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.
    Donn, S.M, Critical Care Medicine: A Review of Current Practice,” Cook County Graduate School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
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  • Malpractice crisis has forced pediatricians to manage risk, improve quality of care. Donn, S.M, Pediatricians and the Law. AAP News 28: no. 2, p. 11
  • Transparency can serve as a tool for risk management, quality improvement. Donn, S.M, AAP News 28: no. 7, p. 15

Dr. Donn's Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics - AAPFellow

Medical Groups

  • University of Michigan

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