Lauren Salinero

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Lauren Salinero is a craniofacial clinical research fellow with the Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Oral Surgery at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - NYU Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY (Expected 2024)


Craniofacial Clinical Research Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate Degree

BS - University of California, Davis, CA

Titles and Academic Titles

Craniofacial Clinical Research Fellow




Vongbhavit K, Salinero LK, Kalanetra KM, et al. A comparison of bacterial colonization between nasogastric and orogastric enteral feeding tubes in infants in the neonatal intensive care unit [published online ahead of print, 2022 Jul 15]. Journal of Perinatology.


Salinero L, Ki M, Berman ZP, Diep GK, Boczar D, Rodriguez ED. Computerized Surgical Planning in Mandibular Reconstruction: Barriers to Implementation and Cost-Saving Initiatives. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2021;32(6):2215-2216.

Salinero LK, Shur N, Oh AK. Further Clinical Delineation of Chromosome 1q21Microduplication Syndrome: Robin Sequence as an Under-Recognized Association in Chromosomal Microdeletions and Duplications. Cleft Palate Craniofacial Journal. 2021;58(4):514-517.

Mantilla-Rivas E, Boyajian MK, Rana MS, Bryant JR, Salinero L, Tan P, Rada EM, Boyajian MJ, Rogers GF, Oh AK.  Severity of Airway Obstruction May Not Correlate With Weight Gain or Failure to Thrive in Infants With Robin Sequence: A Pilot Study. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2021;32(6):2180-2183.


Taft DH, Salinero LK, Vongbhavit K, Kalanetra KM, Masarweh C, Yu A, Underwood MA, Mills DA. Bacterial Colonization and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in Neonatal Enteral Feeding Tubes. FEMS Microbial Ecology. 2019;95(4).