Diana Montoya-Williams, MD

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Diana Montoya-Williams, MD, is a neonatologist with the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus; CHOP Newborn Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Fellowship

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - University of Florida, Gainesville, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Neonatologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Montoya-Williams D, Quinlan J, Clukay C, Rodney NC, Kertes DA, Mulligan CJ: Associations between maternal prenatal stress, methylation changes in IGF1 and IGF2, and birth weight. J Dev Orig Health Dis 11: 1-8, Oct 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1017/S2040174417000800.

Montoya-Williams D, Mowitz M: Cholestasis and hepatic iron deposition in an infant with complex glycerol kinase deficiency. Pediatrics 140(1): e20161479, Jul 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-1479.

Montoya-Williams D, Jayaramaraju P, Hiers P, Butler A: Prolonged rash and fever in a 9 month old girl. Pediatr Rev 38(2): 99-100, Feb 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1542/pir.2015-0030.

Posters and Presentations

2017

Montoya-Williams D, Quinlan J, Clukay C, Rodney N, Kertes D, Mulligan, C: Associations between Maternal Prenatal Stress, Birth Weight and Methylation Changes in IGF-1 and IGF-2. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies, San Francisco, CA May 2017.

Williams B, Alvarado C, Montoya-Williams D, Matthias R, Blakemore L: Buckling down on torus fractures: assessing current treatment practices in the management of pediatric buckle fractures of the wrist. Poster presentation, Institute for Child Health Policy Research Day, Gainesville, FL Apr 2017.

Montoya-Williams D, Quinlan J, Clukay C, Rodney N, Kertes D, Mulligan, C: Associations between Maternal Prenatal Stress, Birth Weight and Methylation Changes in IGF-1 and IGF-2. Poster presentation, Institute for Child Health Policy Research Day, Gainesville, FL Apr 2017.

Montoya-Williams D, Quinlan J, Cluka, C, Rodne, N, Kertes D, Mulliga, C: Associations between Maternal Prenatal Stress, Birth Weight and Methylation Changes in IGF-1 and IGF-2. Poster presentation, Consortium of Universities for Global Health, Washington, DC Apr 2017.

Delcher C, Wang Y, Mowitz M, Gurka K, Montoya-Williams D, Gurka MJ, Shenkman E: The 30-Day Readmission Rate for Infants born with Diagnosed Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) in the United States. Poster presentation, 2014 Institute for Child Health Policy Research Day, Gainesville, FL Apr 2017.

2016

Montoya-Williams D, Ortega A, Keith B: Education through empowerment: a novel global health track model for residency programs. Poster presentation, Advances in Medical Education, Jacksonville, FL June 2016.

Montoya-Williams D, Mowitz M: Cholestasis and hepatic iron deposition in an infant with complex glycerol kinase deficiency. Poster presentation, Southeastern Association of Neonatologists, Naples, FL May 2016.

Montoya-Williams D, Ortega A, Keith B: Education through empowerment: a novel global health track model for residency programs. Poster presentation, Consortium of Universities for Global Health, San Francisco, CA Apr 2016.

2015

Montoya-Williams D, Vijayan V: Attitudes and perceptions of pregnant adolescents towards Tdap vaccination. Poster presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies: Advocacy Special Interest Group Meeting, San Diego, CA Apr 2015.

Montoya-Williams D, Vijayan V: Attitudes and perceptions of pregnant adolescents towards Tdap vaccination. Poster presentation, Neonatology 2015: Patient Care, Quality Improvement, Safety & the Law, San Francisco, CA Mar 2015.

Montoya-Williams D, Vijayan V: Improving perinatal Tdap vaccine administration rates at Shands Hospital. Poster presentation, Patient Safety and Quality week at UF Health Shands Hospital, Gainesville, FL Mar 2015.

Invited Lectures

2017

Montoya-Williams D. "Caring for the Immigrant Patient". Global Health Equity Seminar, University of Florida College of Medicine . September 2017.

Montoya-Williams D. "Association of maternal prenatal stress, methylation changes in IGF-1 and IGF- 2, and birth weight in mother-newborn dyads". 2017 Talbert Lectureship and Symposium, University of Florida. Gainesville, FL.

Awards and Honors

2017, Audrey Lincourt Schiebler Award for Excellence in Child Advocacy

2016, Southeastern Association of Neonatologists' Neonatal Fellows Travel Scholarship

2015, Gold Humanism Honor Society, University of Florida

2015, Outstanding Achievement in Pediatric Medical Student Education, University of Florida

2012, William Perry Watson Prize for Excellence in Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

2012, Gold Humanism Honor Society, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

2007., Homenaje Latino Senior Award, Harvard College. For contribution and commitment to the Latino community at Harvard and beyond

2007, Highest honors in field of History of Science, Harvard University. For senior thesis: "From Field to Clinic: Anthropological Representations of Susto and the Treatment of Latino Patients in Contemporary America"

2006, Harvard Foundation Award, Harvard College. For "displaying a sustained effort to improving racial harmony at Harvard College"

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2017-present, Ad Hoc reviewer, Journal of Developmental Origins of Healthy and Disease
2016-present, Ad hoc reviewer, Academic Pediatrics

Academic and Institutional Committees

2015-present, Children Beyond Our Borders, Board Member, Chair of Health Initiatives Sub-Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2015-present, Section on Perinatal Pediatrics
2012-present, American Academy of Pediatrics