University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Bio for Anne Johnston, M.D.
Anne Johnston, M.D.

Anne Johnston, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics


Contact Information
E-mail: Anne.Johnston@uvm.edu
Office Location:
111 Colchester Avenue, Smith 581, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

Fellow, Neonatology, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont (1989)
Resident PL3, Pediatrics, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont (1985)
Residency PL1, PL2, Pediatrics, Monteal Children's Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (1984)
Rotating Internship, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (1982)
M.D., McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (1981)
B.A. Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (1978)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2005-present)

Clinical Appointments

Medical Director, Neonatal Medical Follow-Up Program, Fletcher Allen Health Care
Attending Neonatologist, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT (1989-present)

Committee Appointments

Chair, Fletcher Allen Health Care NICQ 2002 Collaborative
Member, Resuscitation Committee, Fletcher Allen Health CAre
Member, Children And Recovering Mothers Team (CHARM), Vermont Department of Health, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs
Member, Physicians Team of Pharmacologic Treatment of Opioid Addicts in Vermont, Vermont Department of Health, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs
Board Member, March of Dimes Board, Vermont Chapter
Member, Chapter NICU Advisory Committee, NICU Family Support Program, Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care and March of Dimes

Awards and Honors

American Academy of Pediatrics Special Achievement Award (2006)
Outstanding Collaboration Award, Kidsafe Collaborative of Chittenden County (2005)
Advances in Clinical Practice and Research, March of Dimes, Vermont Chapter (2002)
Director’s Award from Vermont Department of Health, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse (2002)

Publications

Articles:

Johnston AM, Bullock CE, Graham JE, Reilly MC, Rocha C, Hoopes RD, Van Der Meid V, Gutierrez S, Abraham MR.  Implementation of Potentially Better Practices for Family-Centered Care: The Family-Centered Care Map.  Pediatrics, 118: S108, 2006.

Dunn MS, Reilly MC, Johnston AM, Hoopes RD, Abraham MA. Development and Dissemination of Potentially Better Practices for the Provision of Family-Centered Care in Neonatology – the Family-Centered Care Map. Pediatrics 118: S95, 2006.

The Neonatal Inhaled Nitric Oxide Study Group.  Inhaled nitric oxide and hypoxic respiratory failure in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.  Pediatrics 99:838, 1997.

The Neonatal Inhaled Nitric Oxide Study Group.  Inhaled Nitric Oxide in Full-Term and Nearly Full-Term Infants with Hypoxic Respiratory Failure.  New England Journal of Medicine 336: 597, 1997.

Adolph V, Flageole H, Perreault T, Johnston A, Nguyen L, Youssef S, Guttman F, Laberge J-M.  Repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia after weaning from extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery 30:349, 1995.

Perreault T, Mullahoo K, Morneault L, Johnston A, Adolph V.  Use of a 12 French double-lumen catheter in a newborn supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  ASIAO, 40:100, 1994.

Ryan CA, Finer NN, Perreault T, Johnston-Hodgson A.  Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in infants with congenital diaphragmatic herniae and cardiac malformations.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 1993.

Hodgson AJ. Is co-oximetry a reliable standard for pulse oximetry in the neonate? Journal of Perinatology (Suppl) 7:327, 1987.

Hodgson AJ, Horbar JD, Sharp GD, Soll RF, and Lucey JF: The accuracy of the pulse oximeter in neonates. In: Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Transcutaneous Monitoring, Eds: Huch, Huch and Rooth, Plenum Press 1987.

Book Chapter:

Anne Johnston.  Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.  In Oski’s Pediatrics: Principles and Practice, Fourth Edition.  Edited by McMillan, DeAngelis, Feigin and Warshaw, 2006.