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Harold Bland M.D.

Harold Bland M.D.

Professor and Education Director, Pediatrics
Sarasota Regional Campus

Job Description

Dr. Bland is charged with the development and implementation of the pediatric curriculum for third- and fourth-year clerkships.


Dr. Bland is a pediatrician and neonatologist who was on the faculty at the University of Missouri School of Medicine for 10 years. He was also director of the Neonatal High-Risk follow-up program. Dr. Bland was director of the pediatric student education program.


Medical School, University of South Dakota and University of Nebraska

Pediatric Residency, University of Nebraska

Fellowship in Neonatology, University of Nebraska


Teaching awards several years as Outstanding Clinical Teacher in Pediatrics


Fellow of the AAP
Member of COMSEP
Member of the National Perinatal Association

Research Focus

Medical Education
Effective Feedback to Residents and Medical Students
Neurologic and Behavioral Development of the High-Risk Newborn