Blair Weikel, MPH
Research Instructor, Pediatrics-Endocrinology


  • Hwang SS, Weikel B, Adams J, Bourque SL, Cabrera J, Griffith N, Hall AM, Scott J, Smith D, Wheeler C, Woodard J, Wymore E. The Colorado Hospitals Substance Exposed Newborn Quality Improvement Collaborative: Standardization of Care for Opioid-Exposed Newborns Shortens Length of Stay and Reduces Number of Infants Requiring Opiate Therapy. Hosp Pediatr. 2020 Sep;10(9):783-791. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2020-0032. Epub 2020 Aug 7. PMID: 32769086; PMCID: PMC7446548.
  • Townsend SF, Hodapp CD, Weikel B, Hwang SS. Shifting the care paradigm for opioid-exposed newborns in Southern Colorado. J Perinatol. 2020 Dec 7. doi: 10.1038/s41372-020-00900-y. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33288868.
  • Wymore E., Weikel BW. Breastfeeding Experience for Opioid Exposed Neonates from the Colorado Hospitals Substance Exposed Newborns Quality Improvement Collaborative (CHoSEN QIC). Poster presented at: Improvement Science Virtual Expo, Vermont Oxford Network Annual Quality Congress 2020.
  • Shah P, Greenfield J, Roybal K, Klawetter S, Levek C, Weikel B, Scott J, Brown K, Neu M, Bourque S, Palau M, Hall A, Hwang SS. Financial strain as a predictor of maternal mental health among mother of preterm infants. Poster presented at: 25th Annual Conference of the Society for Social Work and Research, Virtual Conference.

General Information

Department: Pediatrics-Endocrinology