- Fetal-Neonatal Neurology Program
Neonatal Brain Disorders
Harvard Medical School, 1964
Massachusetts General Hospital, 1964-1965
Massachusetts General Hospital, 1968-1971
Fellowship, Research Associate
Pediatrics, Child Neurology
Laboratory research is addressed to the mechanism of oligodendroglial cell death caused free radicals, excitatory amino acids and glucose/oxygen deprivation (as a model of ischemia in vivo).
Clinical research is addressed to the mechanisms of brain injury in premature infants.
Joseph Volpe, MD Research Site