Dr. Lajos Kovacs

Dr. Lajos Kovacs

Titles: Pediatrician, Neonatologist, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, McGill University

Education:

Medical School: McGill University

Pediatric Residency: Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University-Montreal, Quebec

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship: Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University-Montreal, Quebec

Research:

Dr. Kovacsparticular interest lies in neonatal pulmonary and infectious diseases, and he has been involved in numerous clinical research projects over the years. He was also instrumental in the development and management of a prospective computerized database of all VLBW infants admitted to the Jewish General Hospital since 1993, collecting extensive data from both the initial hospitalization and the follow-up visits. This dataset is the basis of many abstracts presented at the annual meetings of the Pediatric Academic Societies.