Claire Catherine Usala, MD $$


Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2018)
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University (2021), Pediatrics
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics


Departments and Programs

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Research Interests

    • Down syndrome
    • Improving breastfeeding rates
    • Clinical nutrition
  • Publications

    • Noninvasive ventilation use in pediatric status asthmaticus. Usala C, Wilson P, The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma 2021 Jun 1-5
    • Predicting cocrystallization based on heterodimer energies: The case of N,N?-Diphenylureas and Triphenylphosphine Oxide Marina A. Solomos, Cameron Mohammadi, Jessica H. Urbelis, Natasha Khatri, Claire Usala, Rochelle Osborne and Jennifer A. Crystal Growth & Design 2015 15 10 5068-5074
  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Awards and Honors

    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Member 2018, Alpha Omega Alpha, Texas Gamma Chapter
    • Kurt Ian Wey, M.D., Senior Pediatric Award 2018, UT Southwestern Medical Center

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