Catherine Wiley, MD, the Division Head of Primary Care at Connecticut Children’s and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Wiley completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). After practicing general pediatrics in the Faculty Practice at CHOP, Dr. Wiley returned to her native Connecticut for the opening of Connecticut Children’s in 1996. Dr. Wiley sees patients in Hartford, and directs patient care and medical education for the Connecticut Children’s Primary Care Centers in Hartford, East Hartford, and Farmington. Dr. Wiley’s special interests include early childhood literacy, developmental screening, immunizations, and medical education. Dr. Wiley is the founder and Medical Director of Reach Out and Read Connecticut and is a member of the Reach Out and Read National Medical Advisory Board.


Duke University School of Medicine


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

  • General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

  • Hutton J, Huang G, Wiley C, DeWitt T, Ittenbach R. Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mobile App Introduced During Well-Visits to Enhance Guidance for Reading with Young Children. Acad Pediatr, 2021 Aug; 21(6): 977-987., e-pub ahead of print, May 19, 2021.
  • Brownell EA, Smith KC, Cornell EI, Esposito PA, Wiley CC, Wang Z, Bushley AW, Lussier MM, Hagadorn JI. Five-Year Secular Trends and Predictors of Nonconsent to Receive Donor Milk in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Breastfeed Med 2016 Aug;11(6): 281-285.
  • Wiley C. Immunizations: Vaccinations in General. Pediatr Review, 2015 June, 36(6): 249-259.
  • Sanders MR, Estrada E, Leopold H, Makari J, Murray N, Schoem S, Wiley CC. Bhandari A. Flexing to Aging: A Children’s Hospital Responds to a Maturing Workforce. J Pediatrics, 2010 Aug;157(2):177-178e1.
  • Wiley C, Burke GS, Gill PA, Law NE. Pediatricians’ Views of Postpartum Depression: A Self-Administered Survey. Archives of Women’s Mental Health 7:231-236, 2004.