Phyllis Wan-Huen, MD $$


Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
State Univ of New York at Brooklyn College of Med (2003)
Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (2006), Pediatrics
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University (2009), Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal


  • Research Interests

    • Glycemic control and long term metabolic effects on low birth weight infants
    • Nutrition and growth in low birth weight infants
  • Publications

    • Respective contributions of maternal insulin resistance and diet to metabolic and hypothalamic phenotypes of progeny. Carmody JS, Wan P, Accili D, Zeltser LM, Leibel RL Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 2011 Mar 19 3 492-9
    • Packed red blood cell transfusion is an independent risk factor for necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants. Wan-Huen P, Bateman D, Shapiro DM, Parravicini E Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association 2013 Oct 33 10 786-90
    • Neonatal hepatic mesenchymal hamartoma causing cardiac failure and disseminated intravascular coagulopathy. Wan P, Susman J, Kandel J, Jan D, Jerome EH, Parravicini E American journal of perinatology 2009 Sep 26 8 601-4
  • Professional Activities

    • American Society of Reproductive Immunology (2013)
    • AAP Section of Perinatal Pediatrics (2011)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2009)
  • Awards and Honors

    • nnual Senior Resident Reward in Neonatology 2006, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
    • Milton Singer Memorial Fellowship Award 2008, Children’s Hospital of New York
    • Jeffrey S. Farkas, MD Memorial Pediatric Intern Teaching Award 2004, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
    • Excellence in Resident Teaching Award 2009, Children’s Hospital of New York