Speakers

Augusto Sola, MD

Vice President of Medical Affairs for Neonatology, Masimo

Dr. Augusto Sola was born in Argentina where he received his MD at Buenos Aires University School of Medicine. He completed his Pediatric Residency and Chief Pediatric Residency at the University of Massachusetts and his Neonatal Fellowship in the Department of Pediatrics and Cardiovascular Research Institute at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Sola has been Professor of Pediatrics at Buenos Aires University Medical School, University of California San Francisco, University of California Los Angeles and at Emory University. He has also been Neonatology Division Director and Director of the Neonatal Fellowship Training programs at the same Universities. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics and in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the Academy and of the Ethical Medical Society.

Dr. Sola has authored more than 100 scientific articles published in peer-reviewed journals (Clinical, Epidemiological, Basic and Animal Research), and 5 textbooks of Neonatology in Spanish language (Most recent in 2011).

Dr. Solahas been an internationaleducator and is a neonatologist of Children’s Hospital Pediatric Specialty Group of Orange County, President Elect of the Ibero American Society of Neonatology (SIBEN), Board member of the National Perinatal Association and Council member of the International Neonatology Association.

Dr. Sola has been and still is a Neonatal Clinician, working at the bedside of critically ill newborns since 1974. Has continued to do so for decades, caring directly for babies and families, and taking in-house calls at night and weekends in the newborn intensive care unit.