Dr. Davis joined the University of Maryland team in August 2013. Originally from Michigan, she attended the University of Michigan as part of the Inteflex combined undergrad and medical school program, earning her BS in Microbiology in 2001 followed by her MD in 2005. She completed her Pediatrics Residency at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in 2008 and served as Chief Resident from 2008-2009. She worked as a Pediatric Critical Care Transport Physician and Hospitalist at UCSF for one year then went on to do a fellowship in Neonatology as part of the Harvard Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Program at Boston Children's Hospital (2010-2013). During fellowship, Dr. Davis earned a Masters in Medical Science (MMSc) through the Scholars in Clinical Science Program at Harvard Medical School, graduating in 2013.
Hoffman SB, Terrell N, Driscoll CH, Davis NL. Impact of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Use on Neonatal Respiratory Support Patterns and Length of Stay. Respir Care. 2016 Jul 26. pii: respcare.04668. [Epub ahead of print]
Pickering A, White R, Davis NL. Routine fecal occult blood testing does not predict necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight neonates. J Neonatal Perinatal Med. 2016 May 19;9(2):171-8. doi: 10.3233/NPM-16915120.
White KM, Sabatino JA, He M, Davis NL, Tang N, Bearer CF. Toluene disruption of the functions of L1 cell adhesion molecule at concentrations associated with occupational exposures. Pediatr Res. 2016 Mar 8. doi: 10.1038/pr.2016.40. [Epub ahead of print]
Davis NL. Car Seat Screening for Low Birth Weight Term Neonates. Pediatrics. 2015 Jul;136(1):89-96. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-3527
Davis NL. Screening for cardiopulmonary events in neonates: a review of the infant car seat challenge. J Perinatol. 2015 Apr;35(4):235-40. doi: 10.1038/jp.2015.1.
Davis NL. March Health Tip of the Month: Vision Health (SAVE YOUR VISION MONTH). Ready at Five, Parent Health Tips. March 2014.
Davis NL, Gregory ML, Rhein L. Test Retest Reliability of the Infant Car Seat Challenge. J Perinatol. 2014 Jan;34(1):54-8. doi: 10.1038/jp.2013.118.
Davis NL, Liu A, Rhein L. Immaturity in Preterm Neonates: Risk Factors for Oropharyngeal Aspiration and Timing of Maturation. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Dec;57(6):735-40. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0b013e3182a9392d
Davis NL, Condon F, Rhein L. Epidemiology and Predictors of Failure of the Infant Car Seat Challenge. Pediatrics. 2013 May;131(5):951-957.
Davis NL, Zenchenko Y, Lever A, Rhein L. Car Seat Safety for Preterm Neonates: Implementation and Testing Parameters of the Infant Car Seat Challenge. Academic Pediatrics. 2013 May-June;13(3):272-277.