Randy Wilkening, MD
Professor, Pediatrics-Neonatology

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine (1974)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Carleton College (MN) (1970)
Internship:
  • University of Colorado (1975)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado, Chief Resident, Pediatrics (1978)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (1980)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Neonatology

Professional Titles

  • Professor, Pediatrics-Neonatology
  • Section Head
  • Vice-Chairman for Clinical Affairs, Department of Pediatrics
  • Chairman, Clinical Practice Committee
  • Associate Vice-Chairman for Research Affairs, Perinatal Research

Recognition & Awards

  • Ad Hoc Member, NIH HED Study Section, (2002)
  • Co-Chairman, Developmental Biology Section, Western Society for Pediatric Research, (1999)
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer, National March of Dimes, (1998)
  • Co-Chairman, Developmental Biology Section, Western Society for Pediatric Research, (1995)
  • Chairman, General Neonatology Section, Society for Pediatric Research, (1993)
  • Chairman, Developmental Biology Section, Western Society for Pediatric Research, (1991)
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer, Health Effects Institute, (1989)
  • Ad Hoc Member, NIH HED Study Section, (1988)
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer, National Research Council, (1988)
  • Robert L. Jackson Award in Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, (1974)
  • National Science Foundation Research Fellowship, Carleton College, (1969)
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer, National Sciences Foundation l984; l985; l989; 1992, (1900)
  • Best Doctors in America, 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, (1900)

Teaching

  • Professor with Tenure (1993)
    School of Medicine, Pediatrics
  • Affiliate Professor (1995)
    School of Medicine, Pharmacology
    Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Publications

  • Houin SS, Rozance PJ, Brown LD, Hay WW Jr, Wilkening RB, Thorn SR. Coordinated changes in hepatic amino acid metabolism and endocrine signals support hepatic glucose production during fetal hypoglycemia. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Dec 16;:ajpendo.00396.2014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25516551

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma XI Research Society, Associate Member, l970; Full Member, l989
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Fellow, l980; Section of Perinatal Pediatrics, l982; Section of Perinatal Pediatrics of District VIII, l983
  • Western Society for Pediatric Research (WSPR), Member
  • American Federation for Clinical Research, , Member
  • Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM), Member
  • Perinatal Research Society (PRS), Member
  • Society For Pediatric Research (SPR), Member
  • Society for Gynecologic Investigation, Member
  • American Physiological Society, Member
  • American Pediatric Society (APS), Member

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
  • University of Colorado Hospital
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Board Certification (1981)
  • Pediatrics, Board Certification (1980)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - High-Risk Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction - Maternal and Fetal Health
  • Pregnancy and Reproduction

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine (1974)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Carleton College (MN) (1970)
Internships:
  • University of Colorado (1975)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado, Chief Resident, Pediatrics (1978)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (1980)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Neonatology
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