1946, M.D., University of Rochester, School of Medicine
Post Graduate Training:
April 1946 - June 1947 Internship, Childrens Hospital Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
Sept. 1949 - Dec. 1951 Senior Assistant Resident and Chief Resident, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
June 1950 - Dec. 1950 Chief Resident, Medical Out-Patient Dept., Children's Hospitals Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
Jan. 1951 - Dec. 1951 Chief Resident, Medical Service, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, Mass.
Licensure or Certification:
State of Ohio Medical Board
American Board of Pediatrics, 1953.
Academy of Medicine
Advisory Committee of United Children's Advocacy Foundation
Alpha Omega Alpha
Ambulatory Pediatric Association
American Academy of Pediatrics
Association for the Care of Children in Hospitals
Association of American Medical Colleges
Medical Committee for Human Rights
New York Aacademy of Science
President 1986-87, Northern Ohio Pediatric Society
Ohio Chapter Academy of Pediatrics
Ohio State Medical Association
Federation for Community Planning, Commitee on Children at Risk
Society for Research in Child Development
Society for Teachers of Family Medicine
Committee on Research in Infancy
International Society for Infant Studies
1980 - 1985 Committee on Child Development Research and Public Policy of Assembly of Behavioral and Social Sciences of National Research Council
1982 - 1984; 1984 - Present, Professional Consultant, International Childbirth Education Association
1983 - 1986 Chairman, Membership Committee, Society for Devlopment and Behavioral Pediatrics
World Association for Infant Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, Member, Scientific Advisory Board
Physicians for Social Responsibility
1987 - 1996 Editoral Board, International Lactation Consultant Association
1989 Editoral Board, Ab Initio
1993 Editoral Board, Journal of Neonatology, Turkey
1995 Editoral Board, Journal of Development and Behavioral Pediatrics
Special Review Committee, Human Development and Drug Abuse Research, NIDA
Partial List of Publications:
Kennell, J.H. Doula-Mother and parent-infant contact. In: T.B. Brazelton and T. Field, eds., Advances in Touch: New Implications in human development. Pediatric Round Table #14: Johnson & Johnson, 53-62, 1990.
Kennell, J.H., Maratos, D.C., Klaus, M., Bogomolny, A. In: Biopsychology of Early Parent-Infant Communication, International Symposium; Maternal and Infant Behavior at the time of adoption, pp. 145-150, 1990.
Kennell, J.H. and Rusin, W. Sports Participation for the Child with a Chronic Health Problem. In: Strauss, R.H., ed., Sports Medicine, Second Edition, Philadelphia; W.B. Saunders Co.,pp 464-485, 1991.
Kennell, J.H., Klaus, M.H. Pediatric Support for Parents. In: Hoekelman, R., Blatman, S., Friedman, S., Nelson, N. and Seidel, H., Primary Pediatric Care, Second Edition, C.V. Mosby, St. Louis, 1992.
Klaus, M.H., Kennell, J.H. Pregnancy, Birth and the First Days of Life. In: M.D. Levine, W.B. Carey, A.C. Crocker, eds., Development-Behavioral Pediatrics, pp 16-26, 1992.
Kennell, J.H. Foward. In: Martinez, JG., Doctor-Patient Bonding, Its interaction with the parent-infant bonding.
Klaus, M.H., Kennell, J.H. Care of the mother, father and infant. In: Neonatal-Peinatal Medicine. Fifth Edition, Fanaroff and Martin, C.V. Mosby, 1992.
Kennell, J.H., Klaus, M.H. Parent Counseling. In: Knupple, R.A., Drukker., High Risk Pregnancy: A Team Approach. Second Edition, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, pp. 704-716, 1993.
Kennell, J.H. Foward, In: Johanna Goldfarb and Edith Tibbetts, eds., Breastfeeding Handbook. Hillside, NJ: Enflo Publishers.
Klaus, M.H., Kennell, J.H. Care of the parents. In: M. Klaus and A. Fanaroff, eds., Care of the High-Risk Neonate: A Physiological approach. Fourth Edition. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., pp.189-211, 1993.
Kennell, J.H. Klaus, M.H. Bonding. In: Greenspan, S.I., Osofsky, J.D., Pruett, K., Handbook of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (submitted 1993).
Kennell, J.H. The Best Start for a Less Stressful and a Non-Violent Childhood. In: Joao Gomes- Pedro, "Stress and the Violence in Childhood and Youth", (submitted 1996).
Kennell, J.H. and Klaus, M.H. Care of the mother, father and infant. Chapter in: Fanaroff, A.A. and Martin, R.J. Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine: Diseases of the Fetus and Infant, pp. 548-661, Sixth Edition, Mosby Year Book Inc., 1997.
Kennell, J.H. and Klaus, M.H. Pediatric Support for Parents. In: Hoekelman, R. et al, Primary Pediatric Care, Third Edition, Mosby Yearbook, pp. 517-526, 1997.
MCJ 009088. Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Training Program. John H. Kennell; 1989 - 1993; $97,106/yr.
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 2 R01 HD16915-04. Perinatal Effects of Support for Couples During Labor. John H. Kennell; 1988 - 1992; $158,021/yr.
National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health, MCJ-009142-01-0. Collaborative Psychosocial-Development Project. John H. Kennell; 1989 - 1993; $68,631 total.
MCJ 009088. Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Training Program. John H. Kennell; 1991 - 1997; 106,986/yr.
MCJ 009142. Collaborative Psychosocial Development Project. John H. Kennell; 1993 - 1996; $23,480; 1996 - 1999; $12,000/yr.
HD16915-08. Perinatal Effects of Doula Support and Epidural Analgesia. John H. Kennell; 1993 - 1997; $326,431/yr.
MCJ 009088. Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Training Program. John H. Kennell; 1997 - 2002; $111,115/yr.
HD 16915-14. Evolutionary Practices to Increase Secure Attachment. John H. Kennell; 1999 - 2002; $2,027,892 total.
Appointed to Committee on Child Development Research and Public Policy of Assembly of Behavioral and Social Sciences of National Research Council, 1980 - 1985.
The 1981 Distinguished Visiting Lydia Rapaport Professorship and The 1981 Lydia Rapaport Lecture.
Golden Stethoscope, awarded by the Clinical Faculty of Rainbow Babies & Childrens Hospital, 1984.
C. Anderson Aldrich Award, Child Development Section, American Academy of Pediatrics, 1984.
John Lind Memorial Lecture, Stockholm, 1986.
Jack Bares Award - Strengthening the Family, 1990.
John B. Welsh Memorial Lecture, UC, San Diego, 1991.
Conversations in Child Development with Arthur Hawley Parmelee, 1992.
Ohio Pediatrician of the Year - Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, 1995.
Cleveland Parent - Super Hero Award, 1997.
SDBP Lectureship in Development and Behavioral Pediatrics, 1998.
Cleveland Medical Hall of Fame, 1998.
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