Chaaban 2

​Hala Chaaban, MD
Associate Professor

Comprehensive Care for Premature and Ill or Injured Full-Term Infants; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


MD: Beirut Arab University Medical School - 2001 
Pediatric Residency: American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon - 2004 
Fellowship: Neonatology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon - 2006 
Perinatal-Neonatal Fellowship: Women and Infants Hospital of RI/Brown University, Providence, RI - 2009
Pediatric Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD - 2011 

Selected Publications:

Chaaban H, Keshari RS, Silasi-Mansat R, Popescu NI, Mehta-D'Souza P, Lim YP, Lupu F. Inter-α inhibitor protein and its associated glycosaminoglycans protect against histone-induced injury. Blood. 2015 Apr 2;125(14):2286-96. PubMed PMID: 25631771; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4383802

Keshari RS, Silasi-Mansat R, Zhu H, Popescu NI, Peer G, Chaaban H, Lambris JD, Polf H, Lupu C, Kinasewitz G, Lupu F, Acute Lung Injury and Fibrosis in a Baboon Model of E. coli Sepsis, Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Chaaban H, Malaeb S, Stonestreet B, Core Concepts: Intestinal Perfusion in the Perinatal Period, Neoreviews 2013; 14: e332-e339 (doi:10.1542/neo. 14-7-e332).

Chaaban H, Stonestreet BS. Intestinal hemodynamics and oxygenation in the perinatal period. Semin Perinatol. 2012 Aug;36(4):260-8. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2012.04.006.

Chaaban H, Shin M, Siryaporn E, Lim YP, Kaplan M, Padbury JP, Inter-alpha Inhibitor Protein Levels in Neonates Predicts Necrotizing Enterocolitis. J Pediatr. 2010 Nov;157(5):757-61. Epub 2010 Jun 17

Chaaban H, Singh K, Huang J, Siryaporn E, Lim YP, Padbury JF, The Role of Inter-alpha Inhibitor Protein in the Diagnosis of Neonatal Sepsis. JPediatr. 2009 Apr;154(4):620-622 e1