Carl T. D'Angio, M.D.

Carl T. D'Angio, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 651
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2972
Fax: (585) 461-3614

Research Bio

Dr. D'Angio's research focuses on immunizations and infections in the premature infant. He has recently led federally-funded multi-center studies investigating the responses of premature infants to the conjugate pneumococcal vaccine and influenza vaccine. He is the principal investigator of the Premature Infant Vaccine Collaborative, formed to evaluate vaccine immunogenicity in premature infants. He is principal investigator for a combined University of Rochester-University of Buffalo site in the NICHD Neonatal Research Network, an 18-center consortium performing research in newborns. He is a co-investigator on NIH grants investigating respiratory infections and outcomes in the premature infant. Dr. D'Angio is also involved in research into prevention of catheter-related infections, neonatal outcomes and clinical and research ethics.

Awards & Honors (Local)

America's Top Doctors 2011 - 2012
Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare 2009 - 2010
America's Top Doctors 2009
Who's Who in America 2008 - 2009
Guide to America's Top Pediatricians 2007 - 2010
Best Doctors in America 2004 - 2010
Buswell Fellowship Award, University of Rochester 1999 - 2000
Bicentennial Unit Commendation, US Public Health Service 1998
The PHS Citation, US Public Health Service 1990

Recent Journal Articles

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2015 Sep 8
Stoll BJ, Hansen NI, Bell EF, Walsh MC, Carlo WA, Shankaran S, Laptook AR, Sánchez PJ, Van Meurs KP, Wyckoff M, Das A, Hale EC, Ball MB, Newman NS, Schibler K, Poindexter BB, Kennedy KA, Cotten CM, Watterberg KL, D'Angio CT, DeMauro SB, Truog WE, Devaskar U, Higgins RD, . "Trends in Care Practices, Morbidity, and Mortality of Extremely Preterm Neonates, 1993-2012." JAMA. 2015 Sep 8; 314(10):1039-51.
2015 Jun
Hoffman L, Bann C, Higgins R, Vohr B, . "Developmental outcomes of extremely preterm infants born to adolescent mothers." Pediatrics. 2015 Jun; 135(6):1082-92. Epub 2015 May 11.
2015 Jan 22
Patel RM, Kandefer S, Walsh MC, Bell EF, Carlo WA, Laptook AR, Sánchez PJ, Shankaran S, Van Meurs KP, Ball MB, Hale EC, Newman NS, Das A, Higgins RD, Stoll BJ, . "Causes and timing of death in extremely premature infants from 2000 through 2011." The New England journal of medicine. 2015 Jan 22; 372(4):331-40.
2015 Jan
De Jesus LC, Sood BG, Shankaran S, Kendrick D, Das A, Bell EF, Stoll BJ, Laptook AR, Walsh MC, Carlo WA, Sanchez PJ, Van Meurs KP, Bara R, Hale EC, Newman NS, Ball MB, Higgins RD, . "Antenatal magnesium sulfate exposure and acute cardiorespiratory events in preterm infants." American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 2015 Jan; 212(1):94.e1-7. Epub 2014 Jul 18.
D'Angio CT. ""I'm Really Torn, I Guess": Reconciling Conflicting Roles Among Physicians Seeking Research Consent." The American journal of bioethics : AJOB. 2015 15(9):20-2.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics (SMD)


Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine1983
AB | English Literature | Princeton University1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Neonatology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1991 - 06/30/1994
Residency in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia07/01/1985 - 06/30/1987
Internship in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia07/01/1984 - 06/30/1985