Deborah E. Campbell, MD

Director, Low birth weight infant Evaluation and Assessment Program (LEAP), The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.904.4105 F: 718.904.2659 Email Doctor

Primary Location

Montefiore Weiler Hospital1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    Clinical Focus
    • Evaluation and treatment of high-risk neonates, including extremely low-birth-weight and preterm babies
    • newborn infants with complex medical and surgical conditions and serious birth defects.
    Research Focus
    • Regionalization of perinatal care and health services delivery
    • psychosocial support interventions for mothers of premature babies
    • perinatal ethics and collaborative decision-making
    • outcomes for very low birth weight infants
    • newborn hearing screening
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    SUNY Buffalo


    Residency Program

    Montefiore Medical Center


    Montefiore Medical Center

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Campbell focuses on perinatal care quality improvement, perinatal health services delivery, psychosocial support interventions for mothers of premature babies, perinatal ethics, neonatal supportive (palliative) care and collaborative decision-making, outcomes for very low birth weight infants. Dr. Campbell is a member of the Academic Pediatric Society and a fellow at the American Academy of Pediatrics.  She has served as a member of Montefiore’s Infant Bioethics Review Committee and plays an active role in perinatal activities at the city, state and national levels, serving in various leadership roles at the American Academy of Pediatrics, the New York State Association of Regional Perinatal Programs and Networks, the NYC Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council, the Greater New York March of Dimes Bioethics Advisory Workgroup. Dr. Campbell is a member of the Neonatal Expert Workgroup for the NYS Department of Health (NYS DOH) Perinatal Quality Collaborative and serves on the NYS DOH Quality Advisory Committee and the New York State Palliative Care Education and Training Council. Dr. Campbell is the recipient of the 2000 Bronx Perinatal Consortium Distinguished Clinical Care Award, the 2005 New York State Perinatal Association L. Stanley James Award, the 2009 National Perinatal Association Stan Graven Award and 2015 Physician Honoree of the Montefiore Medical Center Staff and Alumni Association. She has been recognized by Castle Connolly and the New York Magazine in their lists of Best Doctors.


  • Publications
  • Locations

    Primary Location

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital

    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301

    P: 718.904.4105 F: 718.904.2659

    Additional Locations

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403 P: 718.904.4105 F: 718.904.2659 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Family Care Center (FCC)
    3444 Kossuth AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2410 P: 718.920.3740 Additional Details
    Montefiore Wakefield Campus
    600 East 233rd StreetBronx, NY 10466-2604 P: 718.920.9000 F: 718.920.9971 Additional Details
    Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
    16 Guion PlaceNew Rochelle, NY 10801-5502 P: 914.365.3160 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2720 P: 718.741.2450 Additional Details
    Montefiore Wellness Center
    1180 Morris Park AvenueBronx, NY 10461-1925 P: 718.741.2450 Additional Details