- Program Director, Pediatric Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, UH Cleveland Medical Center
- Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program, UH Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
- Assistant Professor, CWRU School of Medicine
Allison Payne, MD, MSCR, is a neonatologist in the Division of Neonatology and Perinatal Medicine at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. She is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Payne is the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship program director at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Payne is board certified in pediatrics and neonatal-perinatal medicine. She also is certified in neonatal resuscitation and extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). She has a special interests in neurologic and long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes of premature infants.
Dr. Payne completed her undergraduate work in bioengineering at the University of California -San Diego, La Jolla, Calif., graduating cum laude. She received her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, N.Y., and a master’s degree in clinical research at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, and a fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. As a fellow, she received a National Institutes of Health Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award and a William Randolph Hearst Foundation Fellowship award.
Dr. Payne joined the UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital staff in 2009 as a pediatrician and was named to the neonatology staff in 2012 at the completion of her fellowship.
Dr. Payne’s research interests focus on the neurologic and long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes of high-risk neonates. She has authored related textbook chapters and articles on these topics. She is the site co-principal investigator for the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network Follow-Up Study. She has presented abstracts at local, regional and national medical and scientific meetings and conferences.
Dr. Payne is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Awards and Recognition
National Institutes of Health Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award, 2009-2011
William Randolph Hearst Foundation Fellowship award, 2009-2011
Neurologic and long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes of high-risk neonates
- Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Prematurity
- Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics
- Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Research Fellowship | Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - Uh Case Medical Center (2011 - 2012)
Fellowship | Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - Uh Case Medical Center (2008 - 2011)
Residency | Pediatrics
Pediatrics - Strong Memorial Hospital Of The University Of Rochester Medical Center (2005 - 2008)
Case Western Reserve University (2012)
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry (2005)
University Of California San Diego (1999)
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