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Sashi Kumar Kona, MBBS, MD

  • Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Neonatology


  • Neonatology

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-4184
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • Residency, Pediatrics, Brookdale Univ Hosp & Med Ctr, 2008-2011
  • Fellowship, Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Univ of TX Health Science Ctr, 2011-2014
  • MBBS, Medicine, J.J.M. Medical College, 1996-2002

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Recent Honors

  • Pediatric Quiz Award, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, 2010
  • Certificate of “Honorable Mention 1st Year Fellow", Univ of TX Health Science Ctr-Houston, 2011

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Buddhe S., Dhuper S., Kim R., Weichbrod L., Mahdi E., Shah N., Kona S., Sokal M. NT-proBNP levels improve the ability of predicting a hemodynamically significant patent ductus arteriosus in very low-birth-weight infants. J Clin Neonatol 2012 1:82-86.

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