Dr. Joseph Bliss MD Neonatologist

Dr. Joseph Bliss is a neonatologist in Providence, Rhode Island and is affiliated with Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 22 doctors at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Clinical Interests: Neonatology, Infection

Hospital Affiliation

Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
Ranked #19 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

University of Rochester
Residency, Pediatrics, 1998–2000

University of Rochester
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2000–2003

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

RI State Medical License
Active through 2014

MA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Human endothelial cells internalize Candida parapsilosis via N-WASP mediated endocytosis.
Shintaku, T.,Glass, K. A.,Hirakawa, M. P.,Longley, S. J.,Bennett, R.,Bliss, J. M.,Shaw, S. K.

Galectin-3 plays an important role in protection against disseminated candidiasis.
Linden, J. R.,De Paepe, M. E.,Laforce-Nesbitt, S. S.,Bliss, J. M.

The role of galectin-3 in phagocytosis of Candida albicans and Candida parapsilosis by human neutrophils.
Linden, J. R.,Kunkel, D.,Laforce-Nesbitt, S. S.,Bliss, J. M.

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