Attending Neonatologist
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician Educator), Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Dr. Garingo received a B.S. in Biochemistry from the University of California, San Diego and her M.D. from the University of California, Davis. She completed her Pediatric internship at Loma Linda University Medical Center, her Pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital Oakland, and her Neonatal-Perinatal fellowship at the Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center.

After completing her fellowship in 2004, she joined the CHLA/USC Keck faculty.  She recently completed a Master’s in Public Health at the University of Southern California.  She is the Associate Medical Director of Education for the division.  Her clinical interests include newborn resuscitation, newborn care in developing countries, infant nutrition, and telemedicine.

Clinical Interests

Care of the Very Low Birthweight (VLBW), especially Feeding and Nutrition in the VLBW Neonate
Newborn Resuscitation and the Delivery Room
Newborn Resuscitation in Low-Resource Settings
Education/Teaching

Education

Medical School: 

University of California, Davis

Graduate School: 

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Internship: 

Loma Linda University Medical Center; Pediatric Internship

Residency: 

Childrens Hospital Oakland; Pediatrics

Fellowship: 

Los Angeles County-University of Southern California and Children's Hospital Los Angeles Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Accomplishments

Certification: 

Pediatrics; American Board of Pediatrics
Perinatal-Neonatal Medicine; American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships: 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Perinatal Section
California Association of Neonatologists
Western Society of Pediatric Research

Other Information

Specialty Interest: 

Care of the Very Low Birthweight (VLBW), especially Feeding and Nutrition in the VLBW Neonate
Newborn Resuscitation and the Delivery Room
Newborn Resuscitation in Low-Resource Settings
Education/Teaching

Publications: 

Garingo A, Friedlich P, Tesoriero L, Patil S, Jackson P, Seri I.  The use of mobile robotic telemedicine technology in the neonatal intensive care unit.  Journal of Perinatology, 2012 Jan:32(1):55-63.  PMID:  21617643.

Garingo A, Friedlich P, Chavez T, Tesoriero L, Patil S, Jackson P, Seri I.  “Tele-Rounding” with a remotely controlled mobile robot in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Telemed Telecare, 2016 Mar;22(2):132-138. PMID: 26116855.

Research Interests: 

Telemedicine in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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