Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Burdwan Medical College and Hospital, , India


Pediatrics - Sawai Man Singh Medical College and Hospital, India

Pediatrics - Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA


Neonatal-Perinatal - Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Additional Training

MMSc - Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA

Board Certification

Neonatal Perinatal

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services




Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo KM, Hansen NI, Lorch SA, DeMauro SB, Greenberg RG, Cotten CM, Sánchez PJ, Bell EF, Eichenwald EC, Stoll BJ; Impact of Early-Onset Sepsis and Antibiotic Use on Death or Survival with Neurodevelopmental Impairment at 2 Years of Age among Extremely Preterm Infants. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network. J Pediatr. 2020 Jun;221:39-46.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.02.038. PMID: 32446491 [PubMed - in process] Similar articles

Flannery DD, Mukhopadhyay S, Jensen EA, Gerber JS, Passarella MR, Dysart K, Aghai ZH, Greenspan J, Puopolo KM. Influence of Patient Characteristics on Antibiotic Use Rates Among Preterm Infants. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2020 Mar 14. pii: piaa022. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piaa022.  [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 32170951


Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo KM. Preventing Neonatal Group B Streptococcus Disease: The Limits of Success. JAMA Pediatr. 2019 Jan 14. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.4824. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30640370

Greenberg RG, Chowdhury D, Hansen NI, Smith PB, Stoll BJ, Mukhopadhyay S, Higgins RD, Cotten CM; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network et al. Prolonged duration of early antibiotic therapy in extremely premature infants. Pediatr Res. 2019 Jan 22. doi: 10.1038/s41390-019-0300-4. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30737489


Flannery DD, Ross RK, Mukhopadhyay S, Tribble AC, Puopolo KM, Gerber JS. Temporal Trends and Center Variation in Early Antibiotic Use Among Premature Infants. JAMA Network Open. 2018;1(1):e180164. 

Mukhopadhyay S, Sengupta S, Puopolo KM. Challenges and opportunities for antibiotic stewardship among preterm infants. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2018 Nov 13. pii: fetalneonatal-2018-315412. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2018-315412. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID: 30425110


Mukhopadhyay S, Riley L, Puopolo K, Lieberman E, Johnson Lise. Effect of early-onset sepsis evaluations on in-hospital breastfeeding practices among asymptomatic term neonates. Hosp Pediatr. 2015 Apr;5(4):203-10. PMID: 25832975.

Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo K. Neonatal Early-Onset Sepsis: Epidemiology and Risk Assessment. NeoReviews Vol. 16 No. 4 April 1, 2015. pp. e221 -e230.


Little SE, Robinson NJ, Puopolo KM, Mukhopadhyay S, Wilkins-Haug LE, Acker DA, Zera CA. The effect of obstetric practice change to reduce early term delivery on perinatal outcome. J Perinatol. 2014 Jan. doi: 10.1038/jp.2013.166. [Epub ahead of print]; PMID:24406741.

Mukhopadhyay S, Dukhovny D, Mao W, Eichenwald E, Puopolo K. 2010 Perinatal GBS Prevention Guideline and Resource Utilization. Pediatrics. 2014 Feb;133(2):196-203; PMID:24446442.



Veit L, Freiberger C, Amberson M, Mukhopadhyay S, Rhein L. Patterns of Use of Diagnostic Evaluations to Identify Etiologies of Apnea in Late Preterm and Full Term Infants. Pediatric Academic Society Conference, San Diego, 2015.

Freiberger C, Veit L, Mukhopadhyay S, Rhein L. Epidemiology of Apnea, Bradycardia, and Desaturation in Late Preterm and Full Term Infants. Pediatric Academic Society Conference, San Diego, 2015.

Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo K. Clinical Impacts of Transcutaneous Carbon Dioxide Monitoring in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric Academic Society Conference, San Diego, 2015.


Mukhopadhyay S, Laskmanan A, Ghanta S, Sajti E, Leeman K, Litt J, Sparger K. In: Neonatology Review: Q&A. 2nd Edition. Brodsky D, Martin C, editors. Lulu publications, 2014.



Mukhopadhyay S, Skotko B, Berry G. Metabolism. In: Boston Combined Residency Program Pediatric Guidebook [Handbook]. Eds Ruebner R. Ed. Boston, 3rd Edition. 2009.

Mukhopadhyay S, Agarwal R, Paul V. Care of low birth weight babies. In: Dr Ghai’s Essentials of Pediatrics [Textbook] Paul VK, Bagga A, eds. CBS publishers & distributors, New Delhi, 7th edition, 2009.

Deorari AK, Sivanandan S, Mukhopadhyay S, Agarwal R. Thermal Protection. In: Dr Ghai’s Essentials of Pediatrics [Textbook] Paul VK, Bagga A, eds. CBS publishers & distributors, New Delhi, 7th edition, 2009.

Mukhopadhyay S, Agarwal R, Paul V. Care at birth and during first few weeks of life. In: Dr Ghai’s Essentials of Pediatrics [Textbook] Paul VK, Bagga A, eds. CBS publishers & distributors, New Delhi, 7th edition, 2009.


Mukhopadhyay S, Purohit A. ‘Milroy’s Disease’. In: Verma A, editor. Spotters in Pediatrics [Atlas] Jaypee brothers medical, 2008.

Posters and Presentations


Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo K. Impact of Transcutaneous carbon dioxide monitoring on frequency of neonatal blood gas measurements. Translational Science, Washington DC, 2013 and; Poster Symposium, Childrens Hospital Boston, Boston, 2013 and; Translational Science 2013 Abstracts. Clinical and Translational Science, 6: 103–164. doi: 10.1111/cts.12047.

Invited Lectures


Mukhopadhyay S. Risk Based Sepsis Evaluations: Balancing Prevention with Intervention. Brigham and Women’s Newborn Medicine Grand Rounds. Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA; Newborn Epidemiology & Clinical Research Seminar Series. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston MA.

Mukhopadhyay S, Gupta M, Puopolo K. Management of Infants at Risk for Early-Onset Sepsis: Practice Variation in Massachusetts. Platform presentation. Neonatal Quality Improvement Collaborative Meeting (neoQIC), Boston, MA.


Mukhopadhyay S, Dukhovny D, Eichenwald E, Puopolo K. Neonatal Sepsis Risk Calculator: Projected Impact on a Retrospective Cohort. Platform presentation at Pediatric Academic Society Conference, Washington DC; New England Perinatal Society Conference, Newport, MA.

Awards and Honors

2014, Partners in Excellence Team Award, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

2012, Best Clinical Research Presentation, Section on Perinatal Pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics

2011, Farley Fund Award, Children’s Hospital Boston

2011, Von L. Meyer Traveling Award, Children’s Hospital Boston,

2010, Fredrick H. Lovejoy, Jr. Award for demonstrating clinical excellence, commitment to scholarship and compassion, Children’s Hospital Boston

2010, Schliesman Committee Travel Grant, Children’s Hospital Boston

2005, National-level Winner of Indian National Neonatology Quiz, National Neonatology Forum of India

2001, Kiriteswar Dutta Gold Medal in Medicine, Burdwan University, India

2001, Dr Subodh Mukhopadhyay Memorial Gold Medal in MBBS exam, Burdwan University, India

2001, Distinction in Surgery, Burdwan University, India

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2013, Norwegian-Estonian Research Cooperation Program, Estonian Research Council, grant reviewer

2014-present, Archives of Disease in Childhood, ad hoc reviewer

2014-present, Pediatrics, ad hoc reviewer

2012-present, Pediatric Research, ad hoc reviewer

Academic and Institutional Committees

2015-present, Institutional Review Board, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, member

2015-present, Study Section at Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, reviewer

2014-present, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, lecturer and preceptor

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations


2012-2013, Society of Pediatric Research Fellow

2005-present, Disaster Management group (IAP)

2004-present, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, IAP


2010-present, American Medical Association

2010-present, Perinatal Medicine Chapter (AAP)

2010-present, International Child Health Chapter (AAP)

2009-present, American Academy of Pediatrics, AAP