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Adam Silverman, MD

Director, Center for Global Health
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician

Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


BA, Tufts University, 1992
MA, Boston University, 1994
MD, Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School, 1998

Pediatrics, Children’s National Medical Center, 1998-2002

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, 2002-2006
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, 2002-2006

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Faculty Appointment

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    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 and throughout Africa 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. He is also co-founder of the Pediatric Critical Care in Resource-Limited Settings collaboration which provides access to high-quality educational material to healthcare practitioners caring for critically ill children. Dr. Silverman leads multiple resident Global Health electives to Haiti and has been honored with multiple teaching awards.

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