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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2016 Dec
Meyers JM, Bann CM, Stoll BJ, D'Angio CT, Bell EF, Duncan AF, Guillet R. "Neurodevelopmental outcomes in postnatal growth-restricted preterm infants with postnatal head-sparing." Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association. 2016 Dec; 36(12):1116-1121. Epub 2016 Sep 15.
2016 Oct
Kirpalani H, Truog WE, D'Angio CT, Cotten M. "Recent controversies on comparative effectiveness research investigations: Challenges, opportunities, and pitfalls." Seminars in perinatology. 2016 Oct; 40(6):341-347. Epub 2016 Aug 08.
2016 Jul
D'Angio CT, Ambalavanan N, Carlo WA, McDonald SA, Skogstrand K, Hougaard DM, Shankaran S, Goldberg RN, Ehrenkranz RA, Tyson JE, Stoll BJ, Das A, Higgins RD, . "Blood Cytokine Profiles Associated with Distinct Patterns of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia among Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants." The Journal of pediatrics. 2016 Jul; 174:45-51.e5. Epub 2016 Apr 23.
2016 Mar 28
Patel N, Sollinger C, D'Angio CT, Vinocur JM, Ackerman KG, Katzman PJ. "Case Report: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with liver herniation into the pericardium in a 30-week gestation infant." Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society. 2016 Mar 28; Epub 2016 Mar 28.
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.

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