Dr. ​Andrea Willeitner, MD
Assistant Professor

Acquired Cytomegalovirus in Neonates; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 

University of Vienna, Austria, Medicine and Surgery MD - 1992 
Residency: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Munich, Germany - 1999 
Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship: Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - 2004 
Pediatric Residency: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM - 2006 

Selected Publications:
Kling PJ, Willeitner A, Dvorak B, Blohowiak SE. Enteral erythropoietin and iron stimulate erythropoiesis in suckling rats. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 2008 Feb; 46(2):202-7.

Willeitner, A. Transmission of cytomegalovirus (CMV) through human milk: are new breastfeeding policies required for preterm infants? Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 2004; 554:489-94. 

Simbruner, G. Haberl C. Harrison, V. Linley, L. Willeitner, A. Induced brain hypothermia in asphyxiated human newborn infants: a retrospective chart analysis of physiological and adverse effects. Intensive Care Med. 1999; 25 (10): 1111-7. 

Kuster, H. Weiss, M. Willeitner, A. Detlefsen, S. Jeremias, I. Zbojan, J. Geiger, R. Lipowksy, G. Simbruner G. Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist and interleukin-6 for early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis 2 days before clinical manifestation. Lancet. 1998; 352 (9136): 239-40.