Dr. Howard is an attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology at Connecticut Children’s and an assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Howard has dedicated her professional life to the care of children and the study of pediatric diseases and viral infections. Her research has included congenital Zika syndrome during the 2015 pandemic and endemic transmission dynamics of Zika virus in West Africa. She is currently a member of the Connecticut Department of Public Health’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Program for advisement on congenital cytomegalovirus (cCMV). She also is the American Academy of Pediatrics Chapter Chair for Connecticut, representing Connecticut’s children. Her current research interests include congenital and perinatal infections, and she is the site Principal Investigator of an NIH-funded study on outcomes in congenital CMV. Her work has led to multiple speaking engagements at the local, regional, and national level.
Locations for this Doctor
Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Shelton (4 Corporate Dr.)
4 Corporate Drive, Suite 282
Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Hartford (85 Seymour St.)
85 Seymour Street