Author Archives: Dr. Stephen Welty, Chief of Neonatology

About Dr. Stephen Welty, Chief of Neonatology

I am the Chief of Neonatology at Texas Children's Hospital with over 20 years of experience as a Clinical and Basic Science research in Neonatology.

My research interests include gene expression and regulation in oxidant stress states, mechanisms, and significance of lung inflammatory diseases, and gene delivery to the lungs. I use my knowledge and training as a physician and researcher to help oversee and facilitate translation of research discoveries from bench to bedside.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus: Frequently Asked Questions About RSV

RSV season began sooner than usual in Houston this year. It started in September, was in full swing by October and we are still detecting RSV in large numbers in … Full Entry »

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Prematurity Awareness Month: The More You Know

One in eight is a scary reality. That’s the likelihood of babies being born premature in the United States. Normal pregnancies last for 40 weeks, and one in eight babies … Full Entry »

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As Final Sextuplet Leaves Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, Quintuplets Are Delivered

On behalf of the interdisciplinary maternal and newborn teams at Texas Children’s Hospital and Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, I’m excited to announce that Leah Perkins, the final and smallest … Full Entry »

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