Antonio Riera MD, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine); Director, INSPIRAR Proyect; Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Curriculum; Director, Yale Pediatric and Medicine-Pediatrics Emergency Rotations; Director, Yale Pediatric Emergency Medicine Elective

Biographical Info

Antonio Riera, MD, completed a residency in pediatrics at Weill Cornell-New York Presbyterian Hospital and a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Yale University School of Medicine, and an Attending Physician at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. Dr. Riera’s clinical and research interests include the use of bedside ultrasonography to improve health care outcomes in children and the relationship between language, communication and health care disparities in children.


Education & Training

M.D.
Boston University School of Medicine (2004)
B.A.
Princeton University (5/2000)
Fellow
Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Pediatric Emergency Medicine  (2007 - 2010)
Resident
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell, Pediatrics  (2004 - 2007)
Board Certification
Pediatrics, Board Certified  (2007)

Honors & Recognition

  • Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award
    Yale Pediatric Housestaff (2009-2010)
  • Young Investigator Travel Award
    Pediatric Academic Societies (2010)
  • Travel Award
    Eastern Society for Pediatric Research (2010)
  • Award for Teaching Excellence
    NYPH-Weill Medical College, Department of Pediatrics (06/2007)
  • Travel Award
    Eastern Society for Pediatric Research (2009)

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