Alia Bazzy-Asaad, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Respiratory); Section Chief, Pediatric Respiratory Center; Director, Pediatric Asthma Care Team (PACT) and Pediatric Asthma Program; Medical Director, Pediatric Respiratory Care Unit

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Respiratory Medicine: Pediatric Aerodigestive Program; Pediatric Asthma Program | Pediatric Specialty Center

Faculty Research

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Alia Bazzy-Asaad graduated from the American University of Beirut where she also completed her residency in pediatrics. She completed a pediatric pulmonology fellowship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Babies Hospital in 1984 and joined the Yale faculty in 1988.

Education & Training

MD American University of Beirut (1978)
Fellow Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY
Resident American University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Intern American University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (1987)
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine (1994, recertified: 2016)


  • Asthma Causing Genes United Kingdom; United Kingdom (2008)

    Professor Bracken collaborates with colleagues at Oxford University in a study of the genes that may increase susceptibility to asthma development and severity in children.

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Contact Info

Alia Bazzy-Asaad, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric Respiratory MedicineYale New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, Ste West Pavilion 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06504
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Yale Pediatric Specialty Center - Long Wharf1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste 210
New Haven, CT 06511
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Office Location
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste Suite 510

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064