Craig A. Nankervis, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Craig A. Nankervis, MD

Craig A. Nankervis, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Hospital-Based Research Faculty
Principal Investigator

Neonatology
Physician Team

Neonatology Fellowship
Faculty

Contact Information

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Biography

Craig A. Nankervis, MD, is a member of the Section of Neonatology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Nankervis serves as the Medical Director of the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program in addition to serving as the Associate Medical Director of the Neonatal ECMO Program. Dr. Nankervis’ clinical research interest is NEC where he is involved in the collection of surgical specimens resected from patients with NEC.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Research Interests

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Medical College of Ohio

Fellowship

  • Ohio State University/Children’s Hospital

Residency

  • Ohio State University/Children’s Hospital

Medical School

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    Date Completed: 06/30/1988

Internship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1989

Residency

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1991

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Neonatology

Specialty:

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 11/08/1994

Professional Experience

1994–present

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH

1991–1994

  • Fellow in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH

1988–1991

  • Resident in Pediatrics, Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH

Publications

  • Cordero,Leandro; Thung,Stephen; Landon,Mark,B; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2014. Breast-feeding Initiation in Women With Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus.  CLINICAL PEDIATRICS. Vol. 53, no. 1. (January): 18-25.
  • Cordero,Leandro; Hart,Brandon,J; Hardin,Rene; Mahan,John,D; Giannone,Peter,J; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2013. Pediatrics residents' preparedness for neonatal resuscitation assessed using high-fidelity simulation.  Journal of graduate medical education. Vol. 5, no. 3. (September): 399-404.
  • Cordero,Leandro; Hart,Brandon,J; Hardin,Rene; Mahan,John,D; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2013. Deliberate Practice Improves Pediatric Residents' Skills and Team Behaviors During Simulated Neonatal Resuscitation.  CLINICAL PEDIATRICS. Vol. 52, no. 8. (August): 747-752.
  • Cordero,L; Gabbe,S,G; Landon,M,B; Nankervis,C,A. 2013. Breastfeeding initiation in women with gestational diabetes mellitus.  Journal of neonatal-perinatal medicine. Vol. 6, no. 4. (January): 303-310.
  • Cordero,Leandro; Valentine,Christina,J; Samuels,Philip; Giannone,Peter,J; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2012. Breastfeeding in Women with Severe Preeclampsia.  BREASTFEEDING MEDICINE. Vol. 7, no. 6. (December): 457-463.
  • Alcamo,Alicia,M; Schanbacher,Brandon,L; Huang,Hong; Nankervis,Craig,A; Bauer,John,A; Giannone,Peter,J. 2012. Cellular strain amplifies LPS-induced stress signaling in immature enterocytes: potential implications for preterm infant NCPAP.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 72, no. 3. (September): 256-261.
  • Backes,C,H; BACKES,C,R; Gardner,D; Nankervis,C,A; Giannone,P,J; Cordero,L. 2012. Neonatal abstinence syndrome: transitioning methadone-treated infants from an inpatient to an outpatient setting.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 32, no. 6. (June): 425-430.
  • Carroll,P,D; Nankervis,C,A; Iams,J; Kelleher,K. 2012. Umbilical cord blood as a replacement source for admission complete blood count in premature infants.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 32, no. 2. (February): 97-102.
  • Giannone,Peter,J; Alcamo,Alicia,A; Schanbacher,Brandon,L; Nankervis,Craig,A; Besner,Gail,E; Bauer,John,A. 2011. Poly(ADP-Ribose) Polymerase-1: A Novel Therapeutic Target in Necrotizing Enterocolitis.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 70, no. 1. (July): 67-71.
  • Stenger,Michael,R; Reber,Kristina,M; Giannone,Peter,J; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2011. Probiotics and prebiotics for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis.  Current infectious disease reports. Vol. 13, no. 1. (February): 13-20.
  • Carroll PD, Nankervis C, Iams J, Kelleher K. 2011. Umbilical cord blood can be used for admission complete blood count in premature infants.  J Perinatol.
  • Backes,Carl,H; Markham,Kara; Moorehead,Pamela; Cordero,Leandro; Nankervis,Craig,A; Giannone,Peter,J. 2011. Maternal preeclampsia and neonatal outcomes.  Journal of pregnancy. Vol. 2011, no. January: 214365-?.
  • Backes CH, Markham K, Moorhead P, Cordero L, Nankervis C, Giannone P. 2011. Maternal preeclampsia and neonatal outcomes.  J Pregnancy.
  • Cordero L, Giannone P, Valentine C, Coley B, Nankervis C. 2011. Visible blood in the stool in a neonatal intensive care unit.  Journal of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine. Vol. 4, no. January: 221-229.
  • Stenger MR, Reber K, Giannone P, Nankervis C. 2011. Probiotics and prebiotics for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis.  Curr Infect Dis Rep. Vol. 13, no. January: 13-20.
  • Bauer JA, Richter J, Alcamo A, Schanbacher B, Mofleh M, Luce W, Han B, Nankervis C, Besner G, Giannone P. 2011. Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1: a novel therapeutic target in necrotizing enterocolitis.  Pediatr Res.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis C, Coley B, Giannone P. 2011. An improved method to determine orogastric tube insertion length in extremely low birth weight infants.  Journal of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine. Vol. 4, no. January: 9-13.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Martin,E,M; Crane,M,L; SAMSON,K,S; Welty,S,E; Nelin,L,D. 2010. Implementation of a multidisciplinary guideline-driven approach to the care of the extremely premature infant improved hospital outcomes.  ACTA PAEDIATRICA. Vol. 99, no. 2. (February): 188-193.
  • Carroll,Patrick,D; Nankervis,Craig,A; Giannone,Peter,J; Cordero,Leandro. 2010. Use of Polyethylene Bags in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant Resuscitation for the Prevention of Hypothermia.  JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE. Vol. 55, no. 1-2. (January): 9-13.
  • Carroll PD, Nankervis C, Giannone P, Cordero L. 2010. Use of polyethylene bags in ELBW infant resuscitation for the prevention of hypothermia.  Journal of Reproductive Medicine. Vol. 55, no. January: 9-13.
  • Nankervis CA, Martin E, Crane M, Samson K, Brinkman E, Thomas L, Schroeder C, Welty S, Nelin L. 2010. Implementation of a multidisciplinary guideline-driven approach to the care of the extremely premature infant improved hospital outcomes.  Acta Paediatrica. Vol. 99, no. January: 188-193.
  • Giannone PJ, Luce W, Richter J, Nankervis C. 2010. Congenital heart disease and necrotizing enterocolitis. In Heart Diseases in Children. 1 ed. Edited by Columbus F. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers.
  • Cordero L, Giannone P, Valentine C, Nankervis C. 2010. Pneumatosis coli: a benign form of NEC.  J Neonatal Perinatal Medicine. Vol. 3, no. January: 293-300.
  • Cordero,L; Nankervis,C,A; OSHAUGHNESSY,R,W; Koff,S,A; Giannone,P,J. 2009. Postnatal follow-up of antenatal hydronephrosis: a health-care challenge.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 29, no. 5. (May): 382-387.
  • Giannone PJ, Nankervis C, Richter J, Schanbacher B, Reber K. 2009. Prenatal lipopolysaccharide increases postnatal intestinal injury in a rat model of necrotizing enterocolitis.  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. Vol. 48, no. January: 276-282.
  • Carroll PD, Nankervis C, Giannone P, Cordero L. 2009. Use of polyethylene bags in ELBW infant resuscitation for the prevention of hypothermia.  Journal of Reproductive Medicine.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis C, Coley B, Giannone P. 2009. Orogastric tube insertion length in extremely low birth weight infants.  Journal of Perinatology. Vol. 2, no. January: 253-259.
  • Giannone PJ, Luce W, Richter J, Nankervis C. 2009. Congenital Heart Disease and Necrotizing Enterocolitis. In Heart disease in children. New York: Nova Biomedical Books.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis C, O’Shaughnessy R. Koff S, Giannone P. 2009. Postnatal follow-up of antenatal hydronephrosis: a healthcare challenge.  Journal of Perinatology. Vol. 29, no. January: 382-387.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis C, Coley B, Giannone P. 2009. Orogastric tube placement in extremely low birth weight infants.  Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Vol. 2, no. January: 253-259.
  • Nankervis,Craig,A; Giannone,Peter,J; Reber,Kristina,M. 2008. The neonatal intestinal vasculature: Contributing factors to necrotizing enterocolitis.  SEMINARS IN PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 32, no. 2. (April): 83-91.
  • Nankervis CA, Giannone PJ, Reber KM. 2008. The neonatal intestinal vasculature: contributing factors to necrotizing enterocolitis.  Seminars in Perinatology. Vol. 32, no. 2. (April): 83-91.
  • Giannone,Peter,J; Luce,Wendy,A; Nankervis,Craig,A; Hoffman,Timothy,M; Wold,Loren,E. 2008. Necrotizing enterocolitis in neonates with congenital heart disease.  LIFE SCIENCES. Vol. 82, no. 7-8. (February): 341-347.
  • Giannone PJ, Luce W, Nankervis C, Hoffman T, Wold L. 2008. Necrotizing enterocolitis in neonates with congenital heart disease.  Life Sciences.
  • Cordero,L; Nankervis,C,A; DeLooze,D; Giannone,P,J. 2007. Indomethacin prophylaxis or expectant treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in extremely low birth weight infants?.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 27, no. 3. (March): 158-163.
  • Nankervis,Craig,A; Preston,Thomas,J; Dysart,Kevin,C; Wilkinson,Whitney,D; Chicoine,Louis,G; Welty,Stephen,E; Nelin,Leif,D. 2007. Assessing heparin dosing in neonates on venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  ASAIO JOURNAL. Vol. 53, no. 1. (January): 111-114.
  • Nankervis CA, TJ Preston, KC Dysart, WD Wilkinson, LG Chicoine, SE Welty and LD Nelin. 2007. Activated clotting time versus Factor Xa for determining appropriate heparin dose in neonates on VA ECMO.  ASIAO Journal. Vol. 51, no. January: 111-114.
  • Nankervis CA, Preston TJ, Dysart KC, Wilkinson WD, Chicoine LG, Welty SE,Nelin LD. 2007. Assessing heparin dosing in neonates on venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  ASAIO Journal. Vol. 53, no. 1. (January): 111-114.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis CA, Gardner D, Giannone PJ. 2007. The effects of indomethacin tocolysis on the postnatal response of the ductus arteriosus to indomethacin in extremely low birth weight infants.  Journal of Perinatology. Vol. 27, no. 1. (January): 22-27.
  • Cordero,L; Nankervis,C,A; Gardner,D; Giannone,P,J. 2007. The effects of indomethacin tocolysis on the postnatal response of the-ductus arteriosus to indomethacin in extremely low birth weight infants.  JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 27, no. 1. (January): 22-27.
  • Nowicki PT, Caniano DA, Hammond S, Giannone PJ, Besner GE, Reber KM, Nankervis CA. 2007. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase in human intestine resected for necrotizing enterocolitis.  Journal of Pediatrics. Vol. 150, no. 1. (January): 5-6.
  • Nowicki,Philip,T; Caniano,Donna,A; Hammond,Sue; Giannone,Peter,J; Besner,Gail,E; Reber,Kristina,M; Nankervis,Craig,A. 2007. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase in human intestine resected for necrotizing enterocolitis.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS. Vol. 150, no. 1. (January): 40-45.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis CA, Delooze D, Giannone PJ. 2007. Indomethacin prophylaxis or expectant treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in extremely low birth weight infants?.  Journal of Perinatology. Vol. 27, no. 3. (January): 158-163.
  • Nowicki,P,T; Reber,K,M; Giannone,P,J; Nankervis,C,A; Hammond,S; Besner,G,E; Caniano,D,A. 2006. Intestinal O-2 consumption in necrotizing enterocolitis: Role of nitric oxide.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 59, no. 4. (April): 500-505.
  • Nowicki,P,T; Dunaway,D,J; Nankervis,C,A; Giannnone,P,J; Reber,K,M; Hammond,S,B; Besner,G,E; Caniano,D,A. 2005. Endothelin-1 in human intestine resected for necrotizing enterocolitis.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS. Vol. 146, no. 6. (June): 805-810.
  • Su,B,GY; Reber,K,M; Nankervis,C,A. 2004. Developmental expression of endothelin receptors in postnatal swine mesenteric artery.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 56, no. 3. (September): 359-365.
  • Reber,K,M; Nankervis,C,A. 2004. Necrotizing enterocolitis: preventative strategies.  CLINICS IN PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 31, no. 1. (March): 157-?.
  • Su,B,Y; Reber,K,M; Nankervis,C,A; Nowicki,P,T. 2003. Development of the myogenic response in postnatal intestine: role of PKC.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 284, no. 3. (March): G445-G452.
  • Nankervis CA, Nowicki P. Determinants of terminal mesenteric artery resistance during the first postnatal month. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G678-G686, 2001.
  • Nankervis CA, P Nowicki. Role of endothelin-1 in regulation of the postnatal intestinal circulation. Am J Physiol 278 (Gastrointest Liver Physiol 41):G367-G375, 2000.
  • Nankervis CA, Schauer P, Miller C. Endothelin-mediated vasoconstriction in postischemic newborn intestine. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 279:G683-G691, 2000.
  • Reber KM, Nankervis C, Nowicki P. The newborn intestinal circulation: physiology and pathophysiology. Clin Perinatol 29:23-39, 2002.
  • Nankervis CA, Reber K, Nowicki P. Age-dependent changes in the intestinal microcirculation. Microcirculation 8:377-387, 2001.
  • Nankervis CA, Dunaway D, Miller C. Endothelin ETA and ETB receptors in postnatal intestine. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G555-G562, 2001.
  • Reber,K,M; Nankervis,C,A; Nowicki,P,T. 2002. Newborn intestinal circulation - Physiology and pathophysiology.  CLINICS IN PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 29, no. 1. (March): 23-?.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Reber,K,M; Nowicki,P,T. 2001. Age-dependent changes in the postnatal intestinal microcirculation.  MICROCIRCULATION. Vol. 8, no. 6. (December): 377-387.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Dunaway,D,J; Nowicki,P,T. 2001. Determinants of terminal mesenteric artery resistance during the first postnatal month.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 280, no. 4. (April): G678-G686.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Dunaway,D,J; Miller,C,E. 2001. Endothelin ETA and ETB receptors in postnatal intestine.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 280, no. 4. (April): G555-G562.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Schauer,G,M; Miller,C,E. 2000. Endothelin-mediated vasoconstriction in postischemic newborn intestine.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 279, no. 4. (October): G683-G691.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Nowicki,P,T. 2000. Role of endothelin-1 in regulation of the postnatal intestinal circulation.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 278, no. 3. (March): G367-G375.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Miller,C,E. 1998. Developmental differences in response of mesenteric artery to acute hypoxia in vitro.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 274, no. 4. (April): G694-G699.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Nowicki,P,T. 1995. ROLE OF NITRIC-OXIDE IN REGULATION OF VASCULAR-RESISTANCE IN POSTNATAL INTESTINE.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 268, no. 6. (June): G949-G958.
  • Nankervis,C,A; Seguin,J,H. 1995. GRANULOCYTE-COLONY-STIMULATING FACTOR FOR NEUTROPENIA IN NEONATAL SEPSIS.  ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE. Vol. 149, no. 2. (February): 218-219.
  • Nowicki,P,T; Nankervis,C,A. 1994. THE ROLE OF THE CIRCULATION IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF NECROTIZING ENTEROCOLITIS.  CLINICS IN PERINATOLOGY. Vol. 21, no. 2. (June): 219-234.
  • Seguin,J; Weatherstone,K; NANKERVIS,C. 1994. INHERITED ANTITHROMBIN-III DEFICIENCY IN THE NEONATE.  ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE. Vol. 148, no. 4. (April): 389-393.
  • Nowicki,P,T; Nankervis,C,A; Miller,C,E. 1993. EFFECTS OF ISCHEMIA AND REPERFUSION ON INTRINSIC VASCULAR REGULATION IN THE POSTNATAL INTESTINAL CIRCULATION.  PEDIATRIC RESEARCH. Vol. 33, no. 4. (April): 400-404.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis CA, DeLoose D, Giannone PJ. Indomethacin Prophylaxis or Expectant Treatment Of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants? Journal of Perinatology 27(3): 158-63, March 2007.
  • Cordero L, Nankervis CA, Gardner D, Giannone PJ. The Effects of Indomethacin Tocolysis on the Postnatal Response of the Ductus Arteriosis to Indomethacin in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. Journal of Perinatology 27(1): 22-27, January 2007.
  • Nankervis CA, Preston TJ, Dysart KC, Wilkinson WD, Chicoine LG, Welty SE, Nelin LD. Activated clotting time versus Factor Xa for determining appropriate heparin dose in neonates on VA ECMO. ASIAO Journal 51: 111-114, 2007.
  • Nankervis CA, Preston TJ, Dysart KC, Wilkinson WD, Chicoine LG, Welty SE, Nelin LD. Assessing heparin dosing in neonates on venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. ASAIO Journal 53: 111-114, 2007.
  • Nowicki PT, Reber KM, Caniano D, Hammond S, Giannone PJ, Besner GE, Nankervis CA. Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase in Human Intestine Resected for Necrotizing Enterocolitis. Journal of Pediatrics 150(1): 40-45, January 2007.
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