University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Program in Integrative Health

Bio for Peter Bingham, M.D.
Peter Bingham, M.D.

Peter Bingham, M.D.

Department of Neurological Sciences
Department of Pediatrics

Contact Information
Office Location:
Department of Neurology, 1 So. Prospect Street, UHC Campus - Arnold 2, Burlington, VT 05401


1987: M.D., Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY
1981: B.A., Biology, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA

Academic Interests

Therapeutic Games
Neonatal Neurology


General Pediatric Neurology
Neuromuscular Diseases

Academic Appointments

2013-Present: Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Clinical Appointments

2000-Present: Attending Physician, The University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT

Board Certification

2005: Board Certification in Neurology/Child Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


2000-Present: Medical Licensure, State of Vermont

Awards and Honors

2000: Certificate of Appreciation/Ashley Anne Bodette Memorial (Epilepsy Clinic), for clinical care of Children with Epilepsy in the State of Vermont.
1999: Superior People Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, for volunteer work at the Muscular Dystrophy Camp.

Professional Activities

2009-Present: Program in Integrative Health, planning committee
2007-Present: Steering Committee, Neonatal Encephalopathy Registry, Vermont Oxford Network
2002-Present: Chairman, Credentials Committee, Department of Neurology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
2000-Present: Quality Assurance Committee, Department of Neurology, The University of Vermont Medical Center

Member, American Academy of Neurology
Member, "Professors of Child Neurology"; Child Neurology Society
American Chemosensory Society


Bingham PM, Lahiri T, Ashikaga T. Pilot Trial of Spirometer Games for Airway Clearance Practice in Cystic Fibrosis. Respiratory Care, forthcoming.

Bingham P and Mathur A. Pacifiers at home and in the nursery. Invited Editorial, Cochrane Neonatal Reviews. Evid.-Based Child Health 6: 1172-1175 (2011).

Bingham, PM, Ashikaga, T, and Abbasi S. Prospective study of non-nutritive sucking and feeding skills in premature infants. Arch Dis Childhood- Fetal & Neonatal Edition, 2010.

Bingham PM, Bates JHT, Thompson-Figueroa J, Lahiri T. A breath biofeedback computer game for children with Cystic Fibrosis. Clinical Pediatrics 49:337-342, 2010.

Bingham, PM. Deprivation and Dysphagia in Premature Infants. Journal of Child Neurology, 24:743-9, 2009.

To view more of Dr. Bingham's publications, please visit PubMed.