Emin Maltepe, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1995-1998, The University of Chicago, Ph.D. Pathology
  • 1993-1995, The University of Chicago, M.D.
  • 1999-2001, The University of Chicago, M.D.
  • 2001-2004, University of California, San Francisco, Pediatrics
  • 2004-2006, University of California, San Francisco, Perinatal-Neonatal Medicine
  • 2007, American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • Neonatology
  • Hypoxia signaling mechanisms
  • Stem cell biology
  • Oxygen toxicity in premature infants


Dr. Emin Maltepe is an attending neonatologist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital.  Maltepe's research focuses on hypoxia, epigenetics, placenta, in utero programming of adult disease and neonatal outcomes. In addition to treating patients, Maltepe is an assistant adjunct professor in the UCSF Division of Neonatology. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, and completed an internship, residency and fellowship in pediatrics at UCSF.