Marc Beltempo, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Neonatologist

Fun fact about me 

I love CrossFit.

I love working with children and their families because 
Their journeys inspire me to be a better clinician, scientist and person.

Hospital information

Awards and distinctions 

2015-2016 Canadian Institute of Health Research, Graduate Scholarships

2016-2018 Fonds de Recherche Québec-Santé, Fellowship funding

2018 Robert Wood Johnson Award for individual achievements in health administration research

Academic appointments 

Clinician-Scientist, McGill University Health Centre Research Institute

Other appointments 

Executive committee, Canadian Neonatal Network



Université de Montréal, Medicine preparatory year

Medical Degree 

Université de Montréal


Université Laval, FRCPC Paediatrics


Université Laval, FRCPC Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Université de Montréal, MSc in Health Administration

Research fellowship, MiCare Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto


Research interests 

Neonatal health outcome research

Health system and organizational analysis

Quality improvement

Cost-effectiveness analysis

Selected publications 

Beltempo M, Piedboeuf B, Platt RW, Barrington K, Bizgu V, , Shah P and the Canadian Neonatal Network. Association of resident duty hour reform and neonatal outcomes of very preterm infants. American Journal of Perinatology. 2017 Dec;34(14):1396-1404.

Beltempo M, Viel-Thériault, Thibault R, Piedboeuf B. C-Reactive Protein for Late-Onset Sepsis Diagnosis in Very Preterm Neonates. BMC Pediatrics. 2018 Jan 30;18(1):16.

Beltempo M, Lacroix G, Cabot M, Blais R, Piedboeuf B. Association of nursing overtime, nurse staffing and unit occupancy with medical incidents and outcomes of very preterm infants. Journal of Perinatology. 2018 Feb;38(2):175-180.

Beltempo M, Ye, X, Afifi J, Lee S, Shah P, McMillan D, on behalf of the Canadian Neonatal Network. SNAP-II for predicting mortality and morbidity in very preterm infants. Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2018 Mar 12:1-8.