Dr. El Chebib 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. His clinical and research interests include infections in patients with immune deficiencies and post solid-organ transplants, antimicrobial stewardship, and bone and joint infections. Dr. El Chebib has been involved in multiple clinical trials in partnership with pharmaceutical companies studying medications and vaccines. He is a member of the antimicrobial stewardship committee as well solid organ transplantation committee. 

Additionally, Dr. El Chebib is program director of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program where he established a combined internal medicine and pediatric infectious disease training program for eligible fellows.


American University of Beirut


State University of New York at Syracuse

American University of Beirut


State University of New York at Syracuse

American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Infectious Diseases
American Board of Pediatrics - General Pediatrics

Assistant Professor, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

  • Dulek, D. E., Fuhlbrigge, R. C., Tribble,  A. C., Connelly, J. A., Loi, M. M., El Chebib, H., Chandrakasan, S., Otto, W. R., Diorio, C., Keim, G., Walkovich, K., Jaggi, P., Girotto, J. E., Yarbrough, A., Behrens, E. M., Cron, R. Q., and Bassiri, H. (2020). Multidisciplinary guidance regarding the use of immunomodulatory therapies for acute COVID-19 in pediatric patients. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Disease Society August 2020;piaa098.
  • El Chebib, H., Bonville, CA , Domachowske, JB and Suryadevara, M. (2016) Neutrophil activation in infants hospitalized with severe respiratory viral infections. Open Forum Infectious Diseases Volume 3, Fall 2016, 1295.
  • McNutt, L.A., Desemone, C., DeNicola, E., El Chebib, H., Nadeau, J., Bednarczyk, R. & Shaw, J. (2016) Affluence as a predictor of vaccine refusal and underimmunization in California private schools. Vaccine 2016 Mar 29; 34(14): 1733-8
  • View Dr. El Chebib’s full list of publications 

Locations for this Doctor

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Hartford (85 Seymour St.)

85 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States