Ginger Darling, MD

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    About me

    Dr. Ginger L. Darling is an associate professor of clinical pediatrics at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, specializing in neonatal-perinatal medicine. She completed both a neonatal-perinatal medicine fellowship and a pediatric residency, including a year as chief resident, at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital at St. Louis University in St. Louis, MO. She completed her medical degree at Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University in Maywood, IL, and a bachelor’s degree in biology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, IL. Darling is board certified in pediatrics and neonatal-perinatal medicine.



    Education & training

    Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Neonatology
    Board Certifications
    Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    Medical School
    MD Degree, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University - Chicago; Maywood, IL
    Pediatrics Residency; Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center, St. Louis University; St. Louis, MO
    Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship; Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine; Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital; Cleveland, OH


    Treatments & procedures

    Hospital privileges

    • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL

    Clinical trials


    A Randomized, Double Blind, Parallel-group, Placebo Controlled Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of IBP-9414 in Premature Infants 500-1500g Birth Weight in the Prevention of Necrotizing Enterocolitis - The Connection Study

    Active recruiting

    The purpose of the clinical study is to compare the effectiveness of IBP-9414 treatment against placebo in preventing necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants.


    Treatments: Prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants