Kent Willis, MD

Practice: UT Neonatology

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Medical Degree:

  • The Medical School for International Health, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel, in collaboration with Colombia University Medical Center, New York, New York

Residency:

  • (Pediatrics) Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Fellowship:

  • (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Academic Title:

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Special Interests:

  • Neonatal Mucosal Immunology and the Gut-lung Axis

Professional Memberships: 

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Tennessee Medical Society
  • Memphis Medical Society
  • Society for Pediatric Research Junior Section
  • International Society of Evidence-Based Neonatology
  • Society for Mucosal Immunology
  • American Physician Scientists Association
  • Association for Clinical and Translational Science
  • American Physiological Society
  • Southern Society for Pediatric Research