Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, VT


Pediatrics - University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, VT


Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, VT

Board Certification

Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Associate Medical Director, Lancaster General Health

Departments and Services


Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation

Ardell S. Breast Feeding in the Term and Preterm Infant [lecture].Mercy Hospital Breast Feeding Conference, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.   Invited Speaker, 2014.

Awards and Honors

2013, Gold Award for Outstanding Work in Innovation, Poster Presentation: Ardell SK, Ewing K, Dudas L, Fisher J, Gostic L, Hinch K, Godfrey K, Vats K, Cohlan B.  Thermoregulation of the preterm newborn.  Dr. Loren Roth University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Quality and Patient Safety Symposium, October 30, 2013.

1999-2004, Environmental Pathology Training Grant

1995, Cornelia Irish Academic Scholarship (1 student awarded)

1993-2008, Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2005-present, American Academy of Pediatrics/Section of Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine