Nathan Lepp, MD, MPH

Position title: Associate Professor

Division of Neonatology & Newborn Nursery
For Academic Inquiries: (608) 417-6236


BA, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
MD, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa
Residency, Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Fellowship, Neonatology, University of Iowa and Children’s Hospital of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
MPH, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Professional Activities

Dr. Nathan Lepp is a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Neonatology and Newborn Nursery. His two passions outside of caring for infants in the NICU are transport medicine and advocacy. Lepp is associate medical director for the Med Flight pediatrics and neonatal transport team, and he participates in regular outreach with the team’s referring facilities regarding transports and infant care. In addition, Lepp is active in advocacy for NICU patients on the local and state levels through work with the department and the March of Dimes, a nonprofit dedicated to improving maternal and infant health. 

Clinical Interests

Lepp’s clinical interests relate to improving patient outcomes and experiences in neonatal and pediatric transport.