Nickie Andescavage, MD Neonatologist

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Fetal-Transitional Medicine, 2012
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Fellowship Program, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2011
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2008
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2006
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 2005
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • AB, 2001
    Cornell University
News

News

Sharp Images Key to Spotting the Earliest Signs of Compromised Pregnancies

Over two years, a Children’s National Health System research team led by Wonsang You, a research associate in the Developing Brain Research Laboratory, worked out complex mathematical algorithms to account for independent fetal and placental motions, to erase those noise artifacts from functional magnetic resonance imaging.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

5th International Conference on Brain Monitoring and Neuroprotection in the Newborn

(2010) Neonatal Cerebral Oximetry Monitoring in Preterm Infants with RDS

Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure

(2010) Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) to Measure Bowel Motility in Preterm Infants

Always calculate the dose of medications yourself

(0001) Avoiding Common Pediatric Errors

Do not minimize the effects that diet has on metabolism

(0001) Avoiding Common Pediatric Errors

Testing a New NIRS Method to Measure Mesenteric Oxygenation of Preterm Infants that Compensates for Meconium and Transitional Stool Interference

(2014) Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


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Joey's Story

Joey's Story

When Joey was 10-years-old, he was sent to Children's National and diagnosed with leukemia. Today, Joey is 16-years-old and cancer-free. He is enjoying his junior year of high school and playing baseball.

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