Kenny delBarco Kronforst

  • 44 Citations

Personal profile

Certifications and Licenses

2007Internship, University of Texas, Houston
2009Residency, Children's Hospital, Boston
2012Fellowship, Children's Hospital, Boston
General Pediatrics

Education / Academic qualification

MS, Northwestern University

… → 2016

MD, University of Texas

… → 2006


  • Community Medicine
  • Quality Improvement
  • Neonatology
  • Drugs (clinical pharmacology)
  • Newborn infants
  • Critical Care Outcomes

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Staphylococcus epidermidis Medicine & Life Sciences
Innate Immunity Medicine & Life Sciences
Newborn Infant Medicine & Life Sciences
Bacteremia Medicine & Life Sciences
Community-Institutional Relations Medicine & Life Sciences
Perinatal Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Staphylococcal Infections Medicine & Life Sciences
Critical Care Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2012 2016

  • 44 Citations
  • 3 Article
  • 1 Review article

Interhospital Transport of the Neonatal Patient

Kronforst, K. D. Jun 1 2016 In : Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine. 17, 2, p. 140-146 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community-Institutional Relations
Perinatal Care
Critical Care
Patient Safety
Critical Illness
9 Citations

Staphylococcus epidermidis bacteremia induces brain injury in neonatal mice via toll-like receptor 2-dependent and -independent pathways

Bi, D., Qiao, L., Bergelson, I., Ek, C. J., Duan, L., Zhang, X., Albertsson, A. M., Pettengill, M., Kronforst, K., Ninkovic, J., Goldmann, D., Janzon, A., Hagberg, H., Wang, X., Mallard, C. & Levy, O. Nov 1 2015 In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 212, 9, p. 1480-1490 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Staphylococcus epidermidis
Brain Injuries
Toll-Like Receptor 2
16 Citations

Neonatal host defense against staphylococcal infections

Power Coombs, M. R., Kronforst, K. & Levy, O. Aug 5 2013 In : Clinical and Developmental Immunology. 2013, 826303

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Staphylococcal Infections
Newborn Infant
Innate Immunity
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
Vulnerable Populations
19 Citations

A Neonatal Model of Intravenous Staphylococcus epidermidis Infection in Mice <24 h Old Enables Characterization of Early Innate Immune Responses

Kronforst, K. D., Mancuso, C. J., Pettengill, M., Ninkovic, J., Power Coombs, M. R., Stevens, C., Otto, M., Mallard, C., Wang, X., Goldmann, D. & Levy, O. Sep 6 2012 In : PLoS ONE. 7, 9, e43897

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Staphylococcus epidermidis
Innate Immunity