Barbara B. Warner, M.D.  warner_b@kids.wustl.edu

Professor of Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Newborn MedicinePathobiology

phone: (314) 454-2683

Education

  • B.S., University of Dayton1976
  • MSc, Epidemiology University of Massachusetts1981
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati1985

Training

  • Resident, Children’s Hospital Medical Center1985 - 1988
  • Neonatal - Perinatal Fellowship, University of Cincinnati1988 - 1991
  • William Cooper Procter Research Scholar, Children’s Hospital Medical Center1991 - 1994

Licensure and Board Certification

  • OH, Medical License
  • MO, Medical License
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine2008
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program2012

Honors

  • Most Breast Feeding Supportive Physician, Ohio March 20042004 - 2004
  • “Best Doctors”- Cincinnati2005 - 2007
  • Cincinnati Business Courier’s 2007 Health Care Heroes Award2007 - 2007
  • “Best Doctors" in America2011 - 2016
  • “Best Doctors”-St Louis2011 - 2016

Selected Publications view all (5)


  1. Gibson MK, Wang B, Ahmadi S, Burnham CA, Tarr PI, Warner BB, Dantas G. Developmental dynamics of the preterm infant gut microbiota and antibiotic resistome. Nat Microbiol. 2016;1:16024. PMCID:PMC5031140  PMID:27572443  
  2. Lim ES, Zhou Y, Zhao G, Bauer IK, Droit L, Ndao IM, Warner BB, Tarr PI, Wang D, Holtz LR. Early life dynamics of the human gut virome and bacterial microbiome in infants. Nat Med. 2015;21(10):1228-34. doi:10.1038/nm.3950  PMID:26366711  
  3. Julian S, Burnham CA, Sellenriek P, Shannon WD, Hamvas A, Tarr PI, Warner BB. Impact of neonatal intensive care bed configuration on rates of late-onset bacterial sepsis and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015;1-10. doi:10.1017/ice.2015.144  PMID:26108888  
  4. Chung, WK., Martin, K., Jalas, C., Braddock, S., Juusola, J., Monaghan, KG., Warner, BB., Franks, S., Yudkoff, M., Lulis, L., Rhodes, RH., Prasad, V., Torti, E., Cho, MT., Shinawi, M. Mutations in COQ4, an Essential Component of Coenzyme Q Biosynthesis, Cause Lethal Neonatal Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy - Accepted, pending publication J Med Genet. 2015. 
  5. Gurnee EA, Ndao IM, Johnson JR, Johnston BD, Gonzalez MD, Burnham CA, Hall-Moore CM, McGhee JE, Mellmann A, Warner BB, Tarr PI. Gut Colonization of Healthy Children and Their Mothers With Pathogenic Ciprofloxacin-Resistant Escherichia coli. J Infect Dis. 2015. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiv278  PMID:25969564