The Quality of a Life – A High Risk Baby Can Do More than Survive


A Neonatologist Describes her Philosophy

An introduction to Dr. Karen Pape, who describes her career as a medical observer of brains.  She encourages parents of high risk babies to reject a hopeless and helpless philosophy.

Quality of Survival in a Young Brain

The infant brain has years ahead of it and Dr. Pape says to parents of at-risk infants, “don’t give up on a growing and developing brain… Assume your child’s going to get over this”


Dr. Karen Pape