University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Bio for Leslie Young, M.D.
Leslie Young, M.D.

Leslie Young, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics


Contact Information

Office Location:
The University of Vermont Children's Hospital, Smith 564A, 111 Colchester Ave., Burlington, VT 05401

Education

Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2014)
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2010)
Internship, Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2008)
M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2007)
B.A., Psychology, Creighton University, Omaha, NE (2003)

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2015-present)

Clinical Appointments

Neonatologist, University of Vermont Children’s Hospital, Burlington, VT (2014-present)
Director, Neonatal Perinatal Consultation Clinic, University of Vermont Children’s Hospital, Burlington, VT (2014-present)

Awards and Honors

Becoming One Team Award, team member/recipient, Fletcher Allen Health Care (2014)
Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award – Nominee (2009)
Freeman Medical Scholarship – Recipient (2003-2007)

Committee Appointments

Chair, Neonatal Resuscitation Committee (2015-present)

Publications

Young, LW, Berg MT, Soll RF.  Prophylactic barbiturate use for the prevention of morbidity and mortality following perinatal asphyxia (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2016)