Connecticut Children's Specialty Group

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Emergency Medicine


Did You Know?

Dr. Silverman is a sports fan and cheers for the Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics and Pittsburgh Steelers.

Adam Silverman, MD


Education: BA, Tufts University, 1992

MA, Boston University, 1994

MD, Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School, 1998
Residency: Pediatrics, Children’s National Medical Center, 1998-2002
Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, 2002-2006
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, 2002-2006

Board Certifications

Pediatric Critical Care
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Faculty Appointment

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine


Dr. Silverman divides his time between the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and the Emergency Department and focuses on improving the quality and coordination of care between these two units. In addition, through the Connecticut Children's Medical Center's Global Healthcare Initiative, which he developed with colleagues, Dr. Silverman increases the opportunities and quality of activities undertaken by the staff to improve the health of children around the world and most specifically in Haiti. Dr. Silverman is involved in a number of programs in Haiti to increase local capacity for pediatric care through innovative collaborative educational activities.