Clinical Associate Professor Nadia Badawi AM

Clinical Associate Professor
Paediatrics & Child Health, Children's Hospital, Westmead

C29 - Children's Hospital Westmead
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: 02 9845 0000
F: 02 98452251


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Smithers-Sheedy, H., Badawi, N., Blair, E., Cans, C., Himmelmann, K., Krageloh-Mann, I., McIntyre, S., Slee, J., Uldall, P., Watson, L., Wilson, M. (2014), What constitutes cerebral palsy in the twenty-first century?. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 56(4), 323-328. [Abstract]
  • Smith, C., Walker, K., Badawi, N., Waters, K., Maclean, J. (2014), Impact of Sleep and Breathing in Infancy on Outcomes at Three Years of Age for Children with Cleft Lip and/or Palate. Sleep. 37(5), 919-925. [Abstract]
  • Jani, P., Bidarkar, S., Walker, K., Halliday, R., Badawi, N., Cohen, R. (2014), Right-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia: A tertiary centre's experience over 25 years. Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. 7(1), 39-45. [Abstract]


  • Badawi, N., Keogh, J. (2013), Causal pathways in cerebral palsy. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 49(1), 5-8. [Abstract]
  • McIntyre, S., Taitz, D., Keogh, J., Goldsmith, S., Badawi, N., Blair, E. (2013), A systematic review of risk factors for cerebral palsy in children born at term in developed countries. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 55(6), 499-508. [Abstract]
  • Abdel-Latif, M., Bajuk, B., Ward, M., Oei, J., Badawi, N. (2013), Neurodevelopmental outcomes of extremely premature infants conceived after assisted conception: a population based cohort study. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 98(3), F205-211. [Abstract]
  • McIntyre, S., Blair, E., Badawi, N., Keogh, J., Nelson, K. (2013), Antecedents of cerebral palsy and perinatal death in term and late preterm singletons. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 122(4), 869-877. [Abstract]
  • Morgan, C., Novak, I., Badawi, N. (2013), Enriched environments and motor outcomes in cerebral palsy: systematic review and meta-analysis. Pediatrics. 132(3), e735-e746. [Abstract]
  • Walker, K., Halliday, R., Badawi, N., Stewart, J., Holland, A. (2013), Early developmental outcome following surgery for oesophageal atresia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 49(6), 467-470. [Abstract]
  • Deakin-Bell, N., Walker, K., Badawi, N. (2013), The accuracy of parental concern expressed in the Ages and Stages Questionnaire to predict developmental delay. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 49(2), E133-136. [Abstract]
  • Daniel, M., Bailey, S., Walker, K., Hensley, R., Kol-Castro, C., Badawi, N., Cheng, A., Waters, K. (2013), Airway, feeding and growth in infants with Robin sequence and sleep apnoea. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 77(4), 499-503. [Abstract]
  • Balegar V, K., Azeem, M., Spence, K., Badawi, N. (2013), Extending total parenteral nutrition hang time in the neonatal intensive care unit: is it safe and cost effective?. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 49(1), E57-61. [Abstract]


  • Novak, I., Badawi, N. (2012), Last breath: Effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen treatment for cerebral palsy. Annals of Neurology. 72(5), 633-634. [Abstract]
  • Walker, K., Holland, A., Halliday, R., Badawi, N. (2012), Which high-risk infants should we follow-up and how should we do it?. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 48(9), 789-793. [Abstract]
  • Badawi, N. (2012), Public services for children with special needs: discrimination by diagnosis. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. , 540. [Abstract]
  • Walker, K., Badawi, N., Halliday, R., Stewart, J., Sholler, G., Winlaw, D., Sherwood, M., Holland, A. (2012), Early Developmental Outcomes following Major Noncardiac and Cardiac Surgery in Term Infants: A Population-Based Study. The Journal of Pediatrics. 161(4), 748-752. [Abstract]
  • Laing, S., Spence, K., McMahon, C., Ungerer, J., Badawi, N. (2012), Challenges in conducting prospective research of developmentally directed care in surgical neonates: A case study. Early Human Development. 88(3), 171-178. [Abstract]
  • Winlaw, D., Badawi, N., Jacobe, S., Kasparian, N., Cooper, S., Murphy, D., Sherwood, M., Roberts, P., Leclair, K., Scarfe, G., Sholler, G. (2012), Hypoplastic left heart syndrome in context. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 48(2), E7-9. [Abstract]
  • Smith, C., Wallen, M., Walker, K., Bundy, A., Rolinson, R., Badawi, N. (2012), Validity of the Fine Motor Area of the 12-Month Ages and Stages Questionnaire in Infants Following Major Surgery. Physical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 32(3), 260-271. [Abstract]
  • Dawson, J., Summan, R., Badawi, N., Foster, J. (2012), Push versus gravity for intermittent bolus gavage tube feeding of premature and low birth weight infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 11, CD005249. [Abstract]


  • Walker, K., Badawi, N., Holland, A., Halliday, R. (2011), Developmental outcomes following major surgery: What does the literature say?. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 47(11), 766-70. [Abstract]
  • Padley, J., Cole, A., Pye, V., Chard, R., Nicholson, I., Jacobe, S., Baines, D., Badawi, N., Walker, K., Scarfe, G., Leclair, K., Sholler, G., Winlaw, D. (2011), Five-year Analysis of Operative Mortality and Neonatal Outcomes in Congenital Heart Disease. Heart, lung & circulation. 20(7), 460-7. [Abstract]
  • Walker, K., Halliday, R., Badawi, N., Holland, A. (2011), Reply to letter to the editor. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. , 1299. [Abstract]
  • Ho, K., Soundappan, S., Walker, K., Badawi, N. (2011), Sacrococcygeal teratoma: The 13-year experience of a tertiary paediatric centre. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 47(5), 287-291. [Abstract]
  • Laing, S., Walker, K., Ungerer, J., Badawi, N., Spence, K. (2011), Early development of children with major birth defects requiring newborn surgery. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 47(3), 140-7. [Abstract]
  • McIntyre, S., Badawi, N., Brown, C., Blair, E. (2011), Population case-control study of cerebral palsy: neonatal predictors for low-risk term singletons. Pediatrics. 127(3), e667-73. [Abstract]


  • Laing, S., McMahon, C., Ungerer, J., Taylor, A., Badawi, N., Spence, K. (2010), Mother-child interaction and child developmental capacities in toddlers with major birth defects requiring newborn surgery. Early human development. 86(12), 793-800. [Abstract]
  • Walker, K., Halliday, R., Holland, A., Karskens, C., Badawi, N. (2010), Early developmental outcome of infants with infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 45(12), 2369-2372. [Abstract]
  • Holland, A., Walker, K., Badawi, N. (2010), Gastroschisis: an update. Pediatric surgery international. 26(9), 871-8. [Abstract]
  • Kurinczuk, J., White-Koning, M., Badawi, N. (2010), Epidemiology of neonatal encephalopathy and hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy. Early Human Development. 86, 329-338. [Abstract]


  • Badawi, N., Keogh, J. (2009), The vexed issue of cerebral palsy and breech presentation. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 51(11), 846. [Abstract]
  • Dixon, G., Badawi, N., French, D., Kurinczuk, J. (2009), Can parents accurately screen children at risk of developmental delay?. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 45, 268-273. [Abstract]
  • Jones, C., Walker, K., Badawi, N. (2009), Antiviral agents for treatment of herpes simplex virus infection in neonates. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 0(3), CD004206. [Abstract]


  • Walker, K., Badawi, N., Hamid, C., Vora, A., Halliday, R., Taylor, C., Shi, E., Roy, G., Simpson, E., Holland, A. (2008), A population-based study of the outcome after small bowel atresia/stenosis in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1992-2003. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 43(3), 484-488. [Abstract]