Dr. Jatinder Bhatia, Chief of the Section of Neonatology at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, has been appointed a Guest Professor at Northwest Women and Children’s Hospital in Xi’an, China.
Bhatia, who is also Vice Chairman for Clinical Research in the MCG Department of Pediatrics, is serving as a consultant for a new neonatal Intensive Care Unit as well as other newborn issues as the Chinese institution constructs a new children’s and maternity hospital. He is a regular lecturer at the hospital’s annual international conference.
Bhatia also is an Honorary Professor of ZhengZhou Children’s Hospital in ZhengZhou City, China, an honorary consultant to the Division of Neonatology at The Philippine Children’s Medical Center, an honorary member of the Perinatal Association of the Philippines, Inc., and an honoree of The Philippine Pediatric Society.
Bhatia is President of the MCG Faculty Senate and immediate past Chairman of the Committee on Nutrition of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is an Editor for eMedicine.com and the site’s Chief Editor for Nutrition; an editorial board member, Supplements Editor and Associate Neonatology Editor of the Journal of Perinatology; and an editorial board member of the Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine and Neonatology.