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Irina Prelipcean, M.D.

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Dr. Prelipcean is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology who cares for sick newborns in the neonatal ICU. She graduated from the University of Central Florida College of Medicine as part of the school’s charter class. She completed her residency and neonatology fellowship at the University of Florida Health Shands Children's Hospital. Her area of academic focus is the improvement of outcomes in critically ill neonates, specifically on the hemodynamics and biomarkers involved in neonatal adrenal and brain dysfunction. She has a special interest in point-of-care ultrasound and targeted echocardiography in the neonatal ICU.




    MD | University of Central Florida

    Post-doctoral Training & Residency

    07/01/2017 - 06/30/2020
    Fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at University of Florida College of Medicine

    07/01/2014 - 06/30/2016
    Residency in Pediatrics at University of Florida College of Medicine

    07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014
    Internship in Pediatrics at University of Florida College of Medicine

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    Journal Articles

    Lin J, Chen J, Lyu H, Khodak I, Chhabra D, Richardson CLD, Prelipcean I, Dylag AM, Luo J. "Predicting Adverse Neonatal Outcomes for Preterm Neonates with Multi-Task Learning." ArXiv.. 2023 Mar 28; Epub 2023 Mar 28.

    Nader M, Tasdelen-Teker G, DeStephens AJ, Lampotang S, Prelipcean I, Smith RD, Bortcosh WH, Chiriboga Salazar NR, Martinez Schlurmann NI, Hamdan US, Munoz Pareja JM. "Simulation Use in Outreach Setting: A Novel Approach to Building Sustainability." Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.. 2021 Feb 16; Epub 2021 Feb 16.

    Prelipcean I, Wynn JL, Thompson L, Burchfield DJ, James-Woodley L, Chase PB, Barnes CP, Bernier A. "Absence of relationship between serum cortisol and critical illness in premature infants." Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition.. 2021 Feb 4; Epub 2021 Feb 04.