Prof Sherry Courtney

Dr. Sherry Courtney is a Professor of neonatology and experienced clinical trial researcher. She is currently a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where she is the Director of Clinical Research for Neonatology.

Dr. Courtney’s research interests include neonatal pulmonology and supportive ventilation of the neonate. Currently, as Director of Clinical Research for Neonatology, Dr. Courtney directs a variety of multi-centre clinical trials and mentors many neonatal fellows. These studies not only include investigations into the lung and the treatment of lung disease, but also include clinical trials involving new drug therapies and feeding practices.

Dr. Courtney is a Chief Investigator on the POLAR Trial and sits as a representative on the POLAR Trial Steering Committee (TSC).

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