Jennifer L. Fang, M.D.

  1. Neonatologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Jennifer L. Fang, M.D., is a neonatologist at Mayo Clinic Children's Center. She serves as the medical director for Mayo Clinic's teleneonatology program. Dr. Fang is also the vice chair of Quality for the Division of Neonatal Medicine and serves on the Children's Center Quality Executive Committee.

Her academic interests include:

  • Developing and expanding Mayo Clinic's teleneonatology program
  • Studying the impact of neonatal telemedicine on the quality, safety and cost of newborn care
  • Using quality improvement tools and methodologies to continuously improve the care of patients in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)
  1. Special care of premature baby
  • Neonatal telemedicine
  • Newborn resuscitation
  • Improvement science
  1. 2017
    FellowNeonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2016
    Master of Science - Science of Health Care DeliveryArizona State University
  3. 2005
    Residency - Residency, PediatricsLucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University
  4. 2002
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1998
    BS - Microbiology and Biochemistry, summa cum laude.University of Iowa

Certifications

  1. 2018
    Neonatal-Perinatal MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 2005
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Top Abstract at the 2021 Mayo Clinic Quality ConferenceMayo Clinic
  2. 2021
    Top Doctor 2021Minnesota Monthly
  3. 2020
    Telehealth Program Leader; Emergent Neonatology.Telehealth Innovation Forum
  4. 2020
    Top Provider in Virtual Care Volumes; Emergent Neonatology.Telehealth Innovation Forum
  5. 2020
    Minnesota Monthly: Top 21 Neonatologists in the StateMinnesota Monthly
  6. 2020
    Top Doctor 2020Minnesota Monthly
  7. 2019
    Pediatric Quality Improvement LeaderDepartment of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  8. 2019
    Best Pediatric Oral Abstract PresentationNational Telehealth Research Symposium
  9. 2019
    DPAM Favorite Faculty AwardDepartment of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  10. 2017
    2017 Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellowship Award Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  11. 2016
    Outstanding GraduateArizona State University
  12. 2016
    Gold Project Credit for the Quality Improvement Project "Increasing exposure to maternal milk during the early hours of life for infants admitted to the NICU"Quality Review Board
  13. 2016
    ATA 2016 Student Paper AwardAmerican Telemedicine Association
  14. 2016
    2015 Outstanding Quality Improvement Project: Reducing the Rate of Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Preterm InfantsMayo School of Continuous Professional Development (MSCPD)
  15. 2016
    Article of InterestSection of Neonatal Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics
  16. 2016
    Top Rated Poster at the 2016 Mayo Clinic Quality ConferenceMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  17. 2016
    The Honor Society of Phi Kappa PhiArizona State University
  18. 2015
    2015 Mayo Clinic Quality Conference Top 10 AbstractMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  19. 2015
    2015 Mayo Clinic Quality Conference Top 10 abstractMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  20. 2013
    2012 Outstanding Quality Improvement Project: Reducing the rate of specimen hemolysis in the NICUMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  21. 1998
    Merit ScholarshipMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  22. 1997
    ScholarBarry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program
  23. 1997
    Phi Beta KappaUniversity of Iowa
  24. 1996
    Undergraduate Research ScholarHoward Hughes Medical Institute

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    ChairAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Executive Committee of the Section on Telehealth Care
  2. 2022 - present
    MemberChildren’s Hospital Neonatal Consortium (CHNC) Neonatal-Perinatal Digital Health Focus Group
  3. 2021 - present
    MemberInternational Hospital Federation (IHF) Telehealth Special Interest Group Steering Committee
  4. 2021 - present
    Abstract ReviewerMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Quality Academy, Quality Conference Planning Committee
  5. 2020
    Abstract ChairSection on Telehealth Care H-Program
  6. 2019 - present
    Medical DirectorNeonatal Medicine Transport Specialty Team
  7. 2018 - 2022
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Executive Committee of the Section on Telehealth Care
  8. 2018 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Quality Review Board, Quality of Care Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee
  9. 2017 - present
    MemberCritical Care IMP Quality Committee
  10. 2017 - present
    Co-ChairQuality and Safety Committee, Division of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  11. 2017 - present
    Vice Chair of QualityDivision of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  12. 2017 - 2019
    Abstract ReviewerMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Quality Academy, Quality Conference Planning Committee
  13. 2017 - present
    MemberAcute Telemedicine Coordination Group
  14. 2017 - present
    MemberChildren's Center CLABSI Reliability Data Workgroup, Unit Committees, Department of Nursing
  15. 2017 - present
    MemberATA Ped SIG Monthly Meeting
  16. 2017 - present
    MemberMonthly Newborn Practice Subcommittee Meeting
  17. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Telehealth Care
  18. 2016 - present
    ReviewerQuality and Safety, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  19. 2016 - present
    Steering Committee Member for the Task Force for Guideline and Protocol SharingAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  20. 2015 - 2018
    MemberChildren's Center Quality Executive Committee
  21. 2015 - present
    MemberChildren's Center Practice/Quality Committee
  22. 2014 - 2017
    MemberSection on Medical Students, Residents and Fellowship Trainees, American Academy of Pediatrics
  23. 2014 - present
    Medical Director, Neonatal Telemedicine ProgramDivision of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  24. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  25. 2012 - 2014
    Co-ChairQuality and Safety Committee, Division of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  26. 2012 - 2014
    RepresentativeCritical Care IMP
  27. 2012 - 2014
    Vice Chair of QualityDepartment of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Neonatal Medicine
  28. 2011 - present
    MemberNeonatal Practice Committee, Division of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  29. 2011 - present
    MemberQuality and Safety Committee, Division of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  30. 2011 - 2014
    MemberSection on Hospital Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics
  31. 2009 - 2011
    MemberELBW Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Santa Clara Medical Center
  32. 2009 - 2011
    MemberDatabase Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Santa Clara Medical Center
  33. 2009 - 2011
    MemberFamily Centered Care Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Santa Clara Medical Center
  34. 2008 - present
    MemberVermont-Oxford Network
  35. 2002 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics

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