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Robert Rothstein, MD, FAAP

Rothstein RobertDepartment of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology (NICU)

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Division Chief (interim), Neonatology (NICU), Department of Pediatrics

Academic Appointment

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Fellowship, Neonatology (1987-1990)
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    Internship/Residency, Pediatrics (1987-1990)
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Newark, NJ
    M.D. (1982-1987)

Scholarly Foci

  • Medical Education
  • Quality Improvement
  • Newborn Simulation
  • Health Services Research

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
    • Member (1987-present)
    • Section on Perinatal Pediatrics
      • Member (1996-2012)
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) Alumni Association
    • Member (1999-present)

Significant Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Baystate Education Research and Scholarship of Teaching (BERST) Academy (2019)
  • 21st President’s Excellence Award Distinguished Performer Quality Category “NICU Team’s Journey to Zero: Decreasing the CLABSI Rate” (2019)
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics (1995-present)

Contact Information

Department of Pediatrics
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
413-794-2400
robert.rothstein@baystatehealth.org