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Gwen Erkonen

This person no longer has an active appointment with the University of Iowa.


BA, History, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Training, Special Education, speech language and pathology, California State University, Northridge, CA
Training, Physics, West LA College, Culver City, CA
Training, Biology and Chemistry, University of Callifornia, Los Angeles, CA
Training, Chemistry, West LA College, Culver City, CA
MD, Medicine, Southern Illinois University, School of Medicine, Springfield, MO
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

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  1. Erkonen, G, Hermann, G, Miller, R, Thedens, D, Nopoulos, P, Wemmie, J, Roghair, R. Neonatal leptin administration alters regional brain volumes and blocks neonatal growth restriction-induced behavioral and cardiovascular dysfunction in male mice. Pediatr Res 69(5 Pt 1):406-12, 2011. [PubMed]
  2. Hermann, G, Miller, R, Erkonen, G, Dallas, L, Hsu, E, Zhu, V, Roghair, R. Neonatal catch up growth increases diabetes susceptibility but improves behavioral and cardiovascular outcomes of low birth weight male mice. Pediatr Res 66(1):53-8, 2009. [PubMed]
  3. Erkonen, G, Lamb, F, Tobias, J. High-dose dexmedetomidine-induced hypertension in a child with traumatic brain injury. Neurocrit Care 9(3):366-9, 2008. [PubMed]