Augusto Sola

Augusto Sola

Augusto Sola, M.D. is a CHOC Children’s Specialists Neonatologist, board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatology. Dr. Sola has been has over 20 years of experience in Neonatology in two different countries and in six different large centers. Currently, he is President of SIBEN and on sabbatical on International Neonatal Education and Health Care and has written two new books on neonatology.

Dr. Sola has extensive experience in Neonatal medicine and in Perinatal medicine. He trained under and worked with the pioneers of fetal physiology at the University of California, San Francisco and also worked for many years as the neonatologist of the Fetal Treatment Center at UCSF, one of the first such centers in the world dedicated to the treatment of human fetus with serious clinical conditions.

Dr. Sola received his medical degree at the University of Buenos Aires Medical School, Argentina. He completed his pediatric residency training and served his fellowship at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester, where he was later named Senior Chief Resident in Pediatrics.

Dr. Sola completed post graduate studies at the University of California in San Francisco and the Cardio Vascular Research Institute. Before returning to his home country, he worked for two years as a neonatologist in New Orleans (So. Baptist and Tulane).

Dr. Sola has been recognized with numerous prestigious awards including being recognized for his contributions to education and leadership as one of The Ten Distinguished Young Professionals in Argentina and nominated among The Ten Top in the world.

Dr. Sola also been a recipient of the following awards:

• American Academy of Pediatrics Christopherson Award, for his contributions to International Child Health
• University of California San Francisco, Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics
• University of Massachusetts, First Recipient of the Braden E. Griffin M.D. Lectureship
• World Health Organization (WHO) Perinatal Collaborating Center, Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Cicely Williams Award in Recognition of Excellence

Dr. Sola has been a visiting professor at many universities and medical centers in the USA and Latin America and has been named member of honor of neonatal societies and pediatric societies in Spain, Cuba, Colombia, Paraguay and others. In addition, Dr. Sola has been recognized as one of America’s Top Doctors, and among the Best Doctors in the Bay Area and in Atlanta. Furthermore, he was accepted as member of the American College of Ethical Physicians and is listed in WHO IS WHO in America for his professional accomplishments.