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Kathleen Gibbs

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
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  • Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine


  • MD, Loyola University of Chicago

  • Residency, Pediatrics
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Fellowship, Neonatalogy
    Mount Sinai Hospital


    Dr. Kate Gibbs received her medical degree from the Loyola University of Chicago and completed her pediatric and neonatal-perinatal training here at Mount Sinai.  She joined the faculty at Mount Sinai after completing her fellowship in 2007.  She is currently an associate program director of the Pediatric Residency Program and co-directs the Pediatric Clerkship and Sub-internship. She serves on a number of committees related to both undergraduate and graduate medical education.   Dr. Gibbs also serves as a departmental representative on the faculty council and is currently the Mount Sinai  representative for the New York State Obstetric and Neonatal Quality Collaborative.   


  • 2012 - 2012
    Educational Scholars Program
    Academic Pediatric Association

  • 2012 - 2012
    Faculty Council Junior Faculty Award for Academic Excellence
    Icahn School of Medicine

  • 2012 - 2012
    Institute for Medical Education Excellence in Teaching Award
    Icahn School of Medicine

  • 2010 - 2010
    Attending of the Year, Department of Pediatrics
    Icahn School of Medicine

  • 2006 - 2006
    Fellow of the Year, Department of Pediatrics
    Icahn School of Medicine


Bibbo C, DeLuca L, Gibbs K, Saltzman D, Rebarber A, Green R, Fox N. Rescue corticosteroids in twin pregnancies and short term neonatal outcomes.. BJOG 2013; 120(1): 58-63.

Gibbs K, Holzman I. Endotracheal tube: friend or foe? Bacteria, the endotracheal tube, and the impact on colonization and infection. . Semin Perinatol 2012; 36(6): 454-461.

Deluca L, Holzman I, Gibbs K. Newborn ventilatory response to maternal chronic hypercapnia. . J Perinatol 2013; 32(10): 804-6.

Schulman J, Stricof R, Stevens T, Horgan M, Gase K, Holzman I, Koppel R, Nafday S, Gibbs K, Angert R, Simmonds A, Furdon S, Saiman L. Statewide NICU Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection Rates Decline After Bundles and Checklists. . Pediatrics 2011; 127(3): 436-444.

Gibbs K, Kleinman L, Jenkins S, Herold B, Holzman I. The vulnerable very low birth weight infant: Late onset bloodstream infections. . Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 2010; 3: 117-125.

Gibbs K, Lin J, Holzman I. Necrotizing Enterocolitis: The State of the Science. . Indian Journal of Pediatrics 2007; 74(1): 67-72.

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Gibbs did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2013 and/or 2014: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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