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Pediatrics

Biographies

Dr. Douglas Campbell, Active Primary
General Pediatrics, Neonatology

Dr. Douglas Campbell is the medical director of the Allan Waters Family Simulation Centre, the director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the deputy chief of pediatrics at St. Michael’s Hospital. He is cross-appointed at the Hospital for Sick Children where he works as a staff neonatologist. Dr. Campbell’s academic rank at the University of Toronto is that of an associate professor within the Department of Pediatrics as well as being an associate scientist at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital.

Dr. Campbell’s two main areas of interest are clinical neonatology (nutrition and ventilation) and the use of simulation for neonatal resuscitation team-training.

His clinical neonatal experience and simulation background has formed a large part of his academic career as an educator, administrator and researcher. He has received simulation training at the Center for Advanced Perinatal Education at Stanford University and is the simulation co-lead at the University of Toronto’s Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. He is a member of the Canadian Paediatric Society National Resuscitation Program Executive Committee and chair of the NRP research committee. International recognition for Dr. Campbell’s work in simulation has included election to the Board of Directors of the International Pediatric Simulation Society.