April 4, 2023
- Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical School (1996-2000)
- Residency - Children's Health Dallas (2000-2003), Pediatrics
- Fellowship - Parkland Memorial Hospital (2003-2006), Neonatology
Dr. Ennis earned her medical degree at UT Southwestern Medical School. She completed a residency in pediatrics at Children’s Health Dallas and received advanced training in neonatal-perinatal medicine through a fellowship at UT Southwestern.
Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in neonatal-perinatal medicine, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2007.
Dr. Ennis is the Medical Director of the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital. She serves on numerous committees, including as Co-Chair of the Ethics Committee at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and as a member of the Executive/Steering Committee of the Institutional Ethics Committee for the Parkland Health & Hospital System.
She is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American Medical Association, and the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities. In addition, she serves as a Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor for the American Heart Association.
Dr. Ennis’ clinical and research interests include bioethics, communication, and neonatal resuscitation. She has delivered numerous lectures and presentations.
In 2021, she received UT Southwestern’s esteemed Patient and Family Recognition Award.