Eric Brum Ortigoza, MD $$


Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Medical University of South Carolina (2009)
Children's Hospital of Georgia (2012), Pediatrics
University of Florida College of Medicine - GME (2015), Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Graduate School
Medical University of South Carolina (2009)
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal


  • Research Interests

    • Neonatal Nutrition
    • Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
    • Feeding Intolerance
    • Non-Invasive Monitoring of Gastrointestinal Development
    • Microbiota
  • Publications

    • Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Polin RA, Yoder MC, eds. Workbook in Practical Neonatology. 5th ed.Ortigoza EB, Neu J. (2014), Saunders; 353-364.
    • Electrogastrography, Near-infrared Spectroscopy and Acoustics to Measure Gastrointestinal Development in Preterm Babies. Ortigoza EB, Cagle J, Chien JH, Oh S, Brown LS, Neu J Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition 2017 Dec
  • Professional Activities

    • American Medical Association (2004)
    • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2007)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2009)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Gold Humanism Honor Society 2007, Medical University of South Carolina Chapter
    • Association for Research in Otolaryngology Travel Award 2007, Association for Research in Otolaryngology Mid-Winter Meeting, Denver, CO
    • Academy of Research Excellence 2014, University of Florida, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
    • William P. Kanto, Jr. Pediatric Resident Research Award, 2nd Place 2012, Medical College of Georgia

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