Tara Glenn, MD

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Tara Glenn, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division: Neonatology



Dr. Glenn is an assistant professor in the department of neonatology at Case Western Reserve University and works as a neonatologist at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. She is board certified in pediatrics.

Dr. Glenn graduated summa cum laude from Fairfield University and went on to her medical training at Washington University in St. Louis, where she completed medical school and pediatric residency at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She continued her training here at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital for neonatology fellowship. During her fellowship she was awarded Best Abstract at the Neonatal Quality at Hot Topics conference and also won the Fellow Research Award for Best Quality Improvement Project at the 12th Annual Fellows Science Day. She became a member of the faculty in 2018.

Research Interests Dr. Glenn completed her fellowship research project with Dr. Anna Maria Hibbs studying the associations between oxygen and positive pressure support in the NICU and wheezing in the first year of life in preterm infants. She now focuses on quality improvement and has worked on projects related to safety and efficiency of neonatal intubations, thermoregulation in preterm infants, and improving hearing screening in patients in the neonatal intensive care unit.


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2. Jackson T, Wegner DJ, White FV, Hamvas A, Cole FS, Wambach JA. Respiratory failure in a term infant with cis and trans mutations in ABCA3. J Perinatol. 2015 Mar;35(3):231-2. doi: 10.1038/jp.2014.236.

3. Jackson TC, Krauss MJ, Debaun MR, Strunk RC, Arbeláez AM. “Vitamin D deficiency and comorbidities in children with sickle cell anemia.” Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012 Apr;29(3):261-6. doi: 10.3109/08880018.2012.661034