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Douglas P. Derleth, M.D.

  1. Neonatologist
  2. Pediatrician

Specialty Groups


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  1. Pregnancy
  1. Special care of premature baby
  • Micropremies (extremely premature babies, born 22-24 weeks into a pregnancy
  • Minimizing the time premature babies spend on the ventilator
  • Optimizing comfort and nutrition
  1. 1981
    MDWayne State University
  2. 1977
    BS - ChemistryHonors College, University of Michigan


  1. 1987
    Neonatal-Perinatal MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 1986
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Awards and honors

  1. 2012
    2010 Outstanding Quality Improvement Project: "Reducing the Incidence of Chronic Lung Disease in the NICU: A Report on the Initial Outcomes of the HEAL Initiative"Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration


Research activities

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