Dana Johnson, MD, PhD

Professor, Division of Neonatology

Dana Johnson

Contact Info

johns008@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-624-1989

Fax 612-624-8176

Office Address:
Pediatric Neonatology
6th Floor East Building
MB630
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Div of Pediatric Neonatology
6th Floor East Building
8952B
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454


Professor, Division of Neonatology

Center for Neurobehavioral Development


Neonatologist


MD, University of Minnesota

Residency, University of Minnesota

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Neonatology

PhD, University of Minnesota, Anatomy

Summary

Dana E. Johnson, M.D., Ph.D., is Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology. He earned his M.D., and a Ph.D. in Anatomy, served his internship and residency, and completed his neonatology fellowship at the University of Minnesota. In addition to attending on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Dr. Johnson founded the International Adoption Clinic at the University of Minnesota. His research interests include the effects of early institutionalization on growth and development and the outcomes of internationally adopted children. Dr. Johnson has published extensively, most recently in Early Human Development, Infants and Young Children and Journal of the American Medical Association, in addition to over one hundred abstracts. He is an invited speaker worldwide. Dr. Johnson founded the International Adoption Clinic, the first of its kind, in 1986. He and his staff received the “Friend of Children Award” from the North American Council on Adoptable Children in 2002.

Clinical

Clinics

International Adoption Clinic

Board Certifications

Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Neonatology; Internationally adopted children