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Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

Children’s Mercy Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship program aims to train future neonatal scientists. This is done through abundant exposure to clinical, basic science and translational research opportunities. Read publications from our faculty, fellows and alumni:

Our NPM Fellowship leadership team

Jotishna Sharma, MD, DCH, MEd
Program Director
(816) 802-1177

Charisse Lachica, MD
Associate Program Director
(816) 802-1177

Sarah King, MS, C-TAGME
Program Coordinator