Aaron R. Zucker, MD

Education

Education: BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1974

MD, Hahnemann Medical College of Drexel University, 1978
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Chicago/Wyler Children’s Hospital, 1978-1981
Fellowship: Pediatric Critical Care, Children’s National Medical Center, 1981-1983

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care

Faculty Appointment

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Expertise

Manages infants and children with lung diseases, shock, trauma, brain injury, and
multi-organ failure.

Published Research

  • Zucker AR, Gondolesi GE, Abbott MA, Decker R, Fishbein TM. Liver-Intestine Transplant From a Pediatric Donor With Unrecognized Mitochondrial Succinate Cytochrome C Reductase Deficiency. Transplantation, 79(3):356-358, 2005.
     
  • Carroll CL, Stoltz N, Schramm CM, Zucker AR. Beta-2 Adrenergic Receptor Polymorphisms Affect Response to Treatment in Children with Severe Asthma Exacerbations. Chest 2009; 135:1186-1192.
     
  • Carroll CL, Spinella PC, Corsi JM, Stoltz P, Zucker AR. Emergent endotracheal intubation in children: careful if it's late when you intubate. Pediatr Crit Care 2010; 11(3):343-348.
     
  • Carroll CL, Sala K, Zucker AR, Schramm CM. Beta-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and response to therapy in pediatric status asthmaticus: a prospective cohort study. Pediatr Pulmonology 2012; 47(3): 233-239.