Sherry E. Courtney
Sherry E. Courtney received her M.D. degree from the University of Kansas. She completed her pediatric residency and neonatal fellowship at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, MO, USA. Throughout the 1980’s, she practiced at Children’s Medical Center, Dayton, OH, where she served as a Director of newborn medicine from 1982-1990. She received her M.S. degree from the University of Michigan in 1991, in clinical research design and statistical analysis. Throughout most of the 1990’s, Dr. Courtney practiced at Cooper Hospital in Camden, NJ, USA, where she served as a Director of clinical research for the Department of Pediatrics, and Professor of pediatrics at Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. Dr. Courtney joined the Department of Pediatrics at Schneider Children’s Hospital on Long Island in 2002, and moved to Stony Brook University Medical Center in 2007. She serves as a Professor at the Department of Pediatrics, and Program Director for the neonatology fellowship program. Dr. Courtney has been active in clinical research throughout her career. She has published extensively in the area of neonatal pulmonology and is especially interested in high-frequency ventilation and noninvasive forms of ventilatory support. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Member of the Society for Pediatric Research and the American Thoracic Society. She is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences on ventilatory support of neonates.
Biography Updated on 17 January 2011