Emily Aikenhead Hannon, MD
I am the Medical Director of the Newborn Nursery at the Duke Birthing Center at The Duke University Hospital. Previously I was the Assistant Chief of the Department of Pediatrics at Kaiser Permanente in Sacramento, California. In addition to being a pediatrician, I am also a board certified lactation consultant. My research interests surround quality improvement projects in the nursery, and breastfeeding and lactation research. I am a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM).
Education and Training
- Chief Resident, Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, 2007 - 2008
- Residency, Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, 2004 - 2007
- M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, 2004