Attending Neonatologist
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician Educator), Keck School of Medicine of USC
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Dr. Roxanne Arcinue is an attending neonatologist at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC.  She is also the Neonatal Transport Director acting as the liaison officer for the Division of Neonatology and Division of Emergency Medicine and Transport at CHLA. Dr. Arcinue serves as the NICU Medical Director of Providence Tarzana Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

Quality and Performance Improvement
Simulation Education
Neonatal Transport



Medical School: 

University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines


Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron


Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron


Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, LAC+USC Medical Center, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, and Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center



Sub-board of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine for specialty certification
American Board of Pediatrics for General Pediatrics certification
Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Professional Memberships: 

California Association of Neonatologists – 2017 – Present

Other Information


F. Wertheimer, R. Arcinue, and V. Niklas.  "Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Enhancing Awareness for the General Practitioner."  Pediatrics in Review.  Accepted for publication.

R. Arcinue, T. Stavroudis, S. Noori, S. Bhombal, J. Szmuszkovicz, and P. Friedlich.  “Early Echocardiographic Predictors

of Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia: A Case-Control Study.”  Enliven: J Anesthesiol Crit Care Med 3(1): 002. 2016.

R. Arcinue, A. Kantak, and M. Elkhwad.  “Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in ELBW Infants (<750 grams) and its associated Risk factors,”  Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 2015; 8:349-357. PMID: 26757005.

MP Sherman, J Sherman, R Arcinue, and V Niklas. “Randomized Control Trial of Human    Recombinant Lactoferrin: A Substudy Reveals Effects on the Fecal Micribiome of Very Low Birth Weight Infants.”  Journal of Pediatrics 2016 Jun;173 Suppl:S37-42. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.02.074. PMID: 27234409.

Research Interests: 

Quality and Performance Improvement
Simulation Education
Neonatal Transport

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