Malika D. Shah, MD

Attending Physician, Neonatology; Medical Director, Prentice Newborn Nursery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics-Neonatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Special Interests

​Nutrition of neonates, use of human milk, and the effect of early growth patterns on subsequent health and neurodevelopment, breastfeeding

Research Interests

Critical illness; neonatology; nutrition

Biographical Information

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1997

Postgraduate Training

Fellowship in neonatology, Children's Memorial Hospital, 2002-2004; Fellowship in neonatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2001-2002; Residency in pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1997-2000


Board certified in: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, General Pediatrics

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