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Kathy J. Kalkbrenner, MD, FAAP

Pediatric Hospitalist

Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group



BA, Boston University, 1992
MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2003


Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2003-2006


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, 2006-2009

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Faculty Appointment

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    Kathy J. Kalkbrenner, MD, FAAP is a Pediatric Hospitalist at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Kalkbrenner’s areas of interest include medical ethics, palliative care, medical education, quality improvement, and resuscitation outcomes.

    Selected Publications

    • Kalkbrenner KJ, Hardart GE. Consent for donation after cardiac death: a survey of organ procurement organizations. J Intensive Care Med 2012; 27:251-261.

    • Baird JS, Killinger JS, Kalkbrenner KJ, Bye MR, Schleien CL. Massive pulmonary embolism in children. J Pediatr 2010; 156:148-151.

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