ORG Nationwide Children's Hospital Title BIO Rachel Brown is a member of the Section of Neonatology at Nationwide Children''s Hospital and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. She attended medical school at Wright State University in Dayton, OH and graduated in 2000. She completed her pediatric residency at University of Tennessee in Memphis and her neonatology fellowship at University of Florida in Gainesville. Dr. Brown''s previous research focused on thrombopoiesis. Recent studies include evaluating the effects of sepsis on thrombopoiesis and the thrombopoietin levels of infants undergoing ECMO. In addition, she has looked retrospectively at the correlation of platelet count and transfusion criteria with intraventricular hemorrhage and donor exposures. Currently, Dr. Brown is involved in the telemedicine initiative and the clinical necrotizing enterocolitis group at Nationwide Children''s Hospital, and the isoimmunization group at The Ohio State University.