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 provides clinical care in both the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and the Emergency Department. He is the co-founder and director of the hospital's Center for Global Health and collaborates on multiple programs in Haiti to increase the local capacity for pediatric care through innovative collaborative educational activities. Dr. Silverman has served as the Membership Chair of the AAP Section on International Child Health, organizes educational events to increase awareness and appreciation for Global Health issues and lectures regionally, nationally and internationally. Dr. Silverman is the Coordinator of the Pediatric Residency Global Health Pathway, takes residents on Global Health electives to Haiti and has been honored with multiple teaching awards.