Matthew W. Harer, MD  
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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Harer focuses on the care of infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. He completed a pediatric residency at UW-Madison and a neonatology fellowship at the University of Virginia.



Mother – Baby Care (Neonatology)


American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 890-9600 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
UnityPoint Health - Meriter
(608) 417-6215 | (800) 261-2229 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pediatrics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatrics

Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine, University of Virginia Children's Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA

Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Harer has a special interest in neonatal acute kidney injury.

PubMed Articles
Harer MW Charlton JR Tipple TE Reidy KJ Preterm birth and neonatal acute kidney injury: implications on adolescent and adult outcomes. J Perinatol . 2020 Apr 10;
[PubMed ID: 32277164]
Harer MW McAdams RM Conaway M Vergales BD Hyatt DM Charlton JR Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping is Not Associated with Acute Kidney Injury in Very Low Birth Weight Neonates. Am J Perinatol . 2020 Jan;37(2):210-215
[PubMed ID: 31606889]
Harer MW Kent AL Neonatal hypertension: an educational review. Pediatr Nephrol . 2019 Jun;34(6):1009-1018
[PubMed ID: 29974208]
Charlton JR Harer MW Swan C Nielsen R Immature megalin expression in the preterm neonatal kidney is associated with urinary loss of vitamin carrier proteins. Pediatr Res . 2019 Feb;85(3):405-411
[PubMed ID: 30659269]
Bamat NA Manley BJ Harer MW Roland D Social media for pediatric research: what, who, why, and #? Pediatr Res . 2018 Nov;84(5):597-599
[PubMed ID: 30140067]
Harer MW Askenazi DJ Boohaker LJ Carmody JB Griffin RL Guillet R Selewski DT Swanson JR Charlton JR Neonatal Kidney Collaborative (NKC). Association Between Early Caffeine Citrate Administration and Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in Preterm Neonates: Results From the AWAKEN Study. JAMA Pediatr . 2018 Jun 4;172(6):e180322
[PubMed ID: 29610830]
Harer MW Vergales B Cady T Early A Chisholm C Swanson JR Implementation of a multidisciplinary guideline improves preterm infant admission temperatures. J Perinatol . 2017 Nov;37(11):1242-1247
[PubMed ID: 28726791]
Harer MW Pope CF Conaway MR Charlton JR Follow-up of Acute kidney injury in Neonates during Childhood Years (FANCY): a prospective cohort study. Pediatr Nephrol . 2017 Jun;32(6):1067-1076
[PubMed ID: 28255805]
Carmody JB Harer MW Denotti AR Swanson JR Charlton JR Caffeine Exposure and Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in a Retrospective Cohort of Very Low Birth Weight Neonates. J Pediatr . 2016 May;172:63-68.e1
[PubMed ID: 26898806]
Harer MW Yaeger JP A survey of certification for cardiopulmonary resuscitation in high school athletic coaches. WMJ . 2014 Aug;113(4):144-8
[PubMed ID: 25211801]
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