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Dale L. Phelps, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-2972

Fax: (585) 461-3614

Biography

Retinopathy of Prematurity
Clinical Trials

Research

Dr. Phelps' research focus is Neonatal clinical trials in retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Inositol supplementation from birth to reduce ROP is her main project, funded by both the National Institute of Child Health and Development and National Eye Institute.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

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

Education

1966
BMS | Northwestern University Medical School
Medicine

1969
MD | Northwestern University Medical School
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1969 - 06/30/1970
Internship in Pediatrics at Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University

07/01/1970 - 06/30/1971
Residency in Pediatrics at Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University

07/01/1971 - 06/30/1974
Fellowship in Pediatrics: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles School of Me

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Awards

2010
American Academy of Pediatrics' Perinatal Section's Landmark Award

2008
Ruth A. Lawrence Award for Research in Retinopathy of Prematurity
Sponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine

Publications

Journal Articles

2014
Kennedy KA, Wrage LA, Higgins RD, Finer NN, Carlo WA, Walsh MC, Laptook AR, Faix RG, Yoder BA, Schibler K, Gantz MG, Das A, Newman NS, Phelps DL, for the SUPPORT Study Group of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network. "Evaluating retinopathy of prematurity screening guidelines for 24- to 27-week gestational age infants". Journal of Perinatology 2014; 34(4):311-318; doi: 10.1038/jp.2014.12. 2014; .

2/2013
Morris BH, Tyson JE, Stevenson DK, Oh W, Phelps DL, O'Shea TM, McDavid GE, Van Meurs KP, Vohr BR, Grisby C, Yao Q, Kandefer S, Wallace D, Higgins RD. "Efficacy of phototherapy devices and outcomes among extremely low birth weight infants: multi-center observational study." Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association.. 2013 Feb 0; 33(2):126-33. Epub 2012 Apr 12.

2013
Phelps DL, Ward RM, Williams RL, Watterberg KL, Laptook AR, Wrage LA, Nolen TL, Fennell TR, Ehrenkranz RA, Poindexter BB, Cotten CM, Hallman MK, Frantz III ID, Faix RG, Zaterka-Baxter KM, Das A, Ball MB, O'Shea TM, Lacy CB, Walsh MC, Shankaran S, Sánchez PJ, Bell EF, Higgins RD, for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network. "Pharmacokinetics and safety of a single intravenous dose of myo-inositol in preterm infants of 23–29 wk". Pediatric Research 2013; 74(6):721-729. doi: 10.1038/pr.2013:162. 2013; .

Books & Chapters

2011
Chapter Title: The Eye: Retinopathy fo Prematurity, Chapter 53, Part 2
Book Title: Fanaroff and Martin's Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 9th edition
Author List: editors: Martin RJ, Fanaroff AA, Walsh MC chapter: Phelps DL
Edited By: Martin RJ, Fanaroff AA, Walsh MC
Published By: Elsevier, Mosby2011 in St. Louis

2008
Chapter Title: Retinopathy of Prematurity. Questions to Guide Molecular Biology
Book Title: Retinal and Choroidal Angiogenesis
Author List: Phelps DL.
Edited By: John S. Penn
Published By: (Ed.) John S. Penn, Springer Science+Business Media B.V.2008

2006
Chapter Title: Retinopathy of Prematurity
Book Title: Retina
Author List: Palmer EA, Patz A, Phelps DL, Lutty GA
Edited By: The Ophthalmic Communications Society, Stephen J. Ryan, Jr. (editor in chief)
Published By: Elsevier2006 in St. Louis, MO

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