Magali Jean-Louis, MD


    About me

    Dr. Magali Jean-Louis is an associate professor of clinical pediatrics at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, specializing in neonatal-perinatal medicine. She completed a three-year fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ and a pediatric residency at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeon/Harlem Hospital Center in New York, New York. She earned her medical degree at Faculte de Medicine et de Pharmacie de L’Universite d’Etat d’Haiti in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Jean-Louis is board certified in pediatrics and neonatal-perinatal medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her research interests include the effect of sleep position on heart rate variability.



    Additional languages spoken


    Education & training

    Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Neonatology
    Director, Neonatal Services, Memorial Medical Center
    Board Certifications
    Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    Medical School
    Medical School, Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de l’Université d’Etat d’Haiti, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Residency in Pediatrics, Harlem Hospital Center in affiliation with Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York
    Fellowship in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey


    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