Graduate School
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2010
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2010-2013
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX, 2013-2016

Areas of Interest

Research Interests

  • Folate nutrigenetics in congenital heart defects
  • Newborn screening/hypothyroidism in premature infants


  • D’Souza, E.E., Findley, T.O., Hu, R. et al. Genomic testing and molecular diagnosis among infants with congenital heart disease in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Perinatol (2024).
  • C Shi, I Mahmud, P Jacqueline, TO Findley, 167 – Transcriptomic and metabolomic profiling reveal sex-related differences in cyanotic congenital heart defects, The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Volume 367, Supplement 1, 2024, Pages S94-S95, ISSN 0002-9629,
  • P Laville, R Balderas, L Harrington, S Wootton, J Parchem, TO Findley, 492 – Factors influencing parental decision to participate in a NICU-based biobank, The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Volume 367, Supplement 1, 2024, Page S296, ISSN 0002-9629,
  • S Su, R Bravo Santos, A Yazdani, TO Findley, S Munir, M Romero Lopez,168 – The impact of furosemide on preterm infants during treatment for persistent patent ductus arteriosus, The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Volume 367, Supplement 1,2024, Pages S95-S96, ISSN 0002-9629,
  • Corno AF, Findley TO, Salazar JD. Narrative review of single ventricle: where are we after 40 years? Transl Pediatr. 2023 Feb 28;12(2):221-244. doi: 10.21037/tp-22-573. Epub 2023 Feb 7. PMID: 36891374; PMCID: PMC9986776.
  • Moreira A, Tovar M, Smith AM, Lee GC, Meunier JA, Cheema Z, Moreira A, Winter C, Mustafa SB, Seidner S, Findley T, Garcia JGN, Thébaud B, Kwinta P, Ahuja SK. Development of a peripheral blood transcriptomic gene signature to predict bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2023 Jan 1;324(1):L76-L87. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00250.2022. Epub 2022 Dec 6. PMID: 36472344.
  • Ottolenghi S, Milano G, Cas MD, Findley TO, Paroni R, Corno AF. Can Erythropoietin Reduce Hypoxemic Neurological Damages in Neonates With Congenital Heart Defects?. Front Pharmacol. 2021;12:770590. Published 2021 Nov 29. doi:10.3389/fphar.2021.770590
  • Findley TO, Crain AK, Mahajan S, et al. Congenital heart defects and copy number variants associated with neurodevelopmental impairment [published online ahead of print, 2021 Sep 2]. Am J Med Genet A. 2021;10.1002/ajmg.a.62484. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.62484
  • Le TP, Zhao X, Erhardt S, Gu J, Wang H, Findley TO, Wang J. An Optimized O9-1/Hydrogel System for Studying Mechanical Signals in Neural Crest Cells. J Vis Exp. 2021;(174):10.3791/62693. Published 2021 Aug 13. doi:10.3791/62693
  • Erhardt S, Zheng M, Zhao X, Le TP, Findley TO, Wang J. The Cardiac Neural Crest Cells in Heart Development and Congenital Heart Defects. J Cardiovasc Dev Dis. 2021;8(8):89. Published 2021 Jul 30. doi:10.3390/jcdd8080089
  • Zhao X, Le TP, Erhardt S, Findley TO, Wang J. Hippo-Yap Pathway Orchestrates Neural Crest Ontogenesis. Front Cell Dev Biol. 2021;9:706623. Published 2021 Jul 8. doi:10.3389/fcell.2021.706623
  • Findley TO, Northrup H. The current state of prenatal detection of genetic conditions in congenital heart defects. Translational Pediatrics2021;10(8):2157-70. doi: 10.21037/tp-20-315
  • Findley TO, Shah A, Bell C, Khan A. The value of serial newborn screening for congenital hypothyroidism using thyroxine (T4) in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Perinatol. 2019;39(8):1065-1071. doi:10.1038/s41372-019-0400-3
  • Findley T, Patel M, Chapman J, Brown D, Duncan AF. Acquired Versus Congenital Neonatal Purpura Fulminans: A Case Report and Literature Review. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018;40(8):625-627. doi:10.1097/MPH.0000000000001150
  • Findley TO, Tenpenny JC, O’Byrne MR, et al. Mutations in folate transporter genes and risk for human myelomeningocele. Am J Med Genet A. 2017;173(11):2973-2984. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.38472
  • Au KS, Findley TO, Northrup H. Finding the genetic mechanisms of folate deficiency and neural tube defects-Leaving no stone unturned. Am J Med Genet A. 2017;173(11):3042-3057. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.38478
  • Suh JH, Oak T, Ro JY, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Shen SS. Clinicopathologic features of renal cell carcinoma in young adults: a comparison study with renal cell carcinoma in older patients. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2009;2(5):489-493.