Practice Locations

UCHealth - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Anschutz
12605 E. 16th Avenue Aurora, CO 80045


Laura Brown, MD

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Board Certified


Practice Locations

UCHealth - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Anschutz
12605 E. 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045


Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave Aurora, CO 80045


Provider Expertise

Clinical Interest for Patients

Neonatal nutrition; intrauterine growth restriction; growth trajectories of preterm infants; prematurity outcomes

Care Philosophy

Caring for the entire family of a critically-ill newborn is essential to my practice. I form strong care alliances and trust with families so that I can provide the best care to my patients.


  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine ( 2005 )

Conditions & Treatments

  • Primary Care

  • Critical Care

  • Food, Nutrition and Metabolism


  • Pregnancy and Reproduction

    Neonatal Intensive Care

Education & Training

Medical Schools

MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (1999)

Undergraduate Schools

BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (1995)

Residency Program

University of Colorado (Children's Hospital Colorado) Program (2002)


University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2005)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Perinatal Medicine, Member

American Federation of Medical Research, Member

Perinatal Research Society (PRS), Member

Society For Pediatric Research (SPR), Member

Western Society for Pediatric Research (WSPR), Member

Research & Grants


Functional and structural adaptations of fetal skeletal muscle to nutrient and anabolic hormone deficiencies under conditions of placental insufficiency and IUGR (2008)

Mannose requirements in preterm and IUGR neonates (2011)

Regulation of fetal skeletal muscle growth in IUGR (2015)

Research Interests for Patients

Fetal skeletal muscle growth Intrauterine growth restriction

information for referring providers

Referral Contact Phone

(303) 724-2840

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers

I have a special interest in optimizing the nutritional management of preterm infants and infants affected by placental insufficiency and intrauterine growth restriction.

Research Interest for Referring Providers

Intrauterine growth restriction Neonatal Nutrition and Metabolism Neonatal growth