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Prerna Kumar, MD

Prerna Kumar, MD

  • Clinic Physician



Fellowship - University of California San Francisco (UCSF), San Francisco, California
Residency - University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado
Internship - University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado
MD - Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
BA - The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois


  • American Board of Pediatrics 2014

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Selected Publications

Kumar P, Gill RM, Phelps A, Tulpule A, Matthay K, Nicolaides T. Surveillance Screening in Li Fraumeni Syndrome: Raising Awareness of False Positives. Cureus 10(4):e2527, 2018. doi:10.7759/cureus.2527

Kumar P, Iyengar H, Kumar P. Public awareness of and attitudes toward newborn screening. Remed Open Access 2:1040, 2017.

Kumar P, Biswas A, Iyengar H, Kumar P. Information Gaps in Newborn Care and Their Potential for Harm. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety May;41(5):228-233, 2015.

Iyengar H, Kumar P, Kumar P. Pulse-oximetry screening to detect critical congenital heart disease in the neonatal intensive care unit. Pediatr Cardiol Mar;35(3):406-10, 2014. doi: 10.1007/s00246-013-0793-2. Epub 2013 Sep 12.


Last update: October 2018