Kirsten A Bechtel, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine); Medical Director, Pediatric Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program; Chairperson, Yale Traffic Safety Subcommittee; Co-Chairperson, State of Connecticut Child Fatality Review Panel

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Pediatrics: Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Yale Medical Group

Education & Training

MD University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1991)
Fellow Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Resident St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics (1996)
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics (1994)

Honors & Recognition

  • Partners AwardChildren In Placement New Haven CT (2010)

  • Invitation by the Surgeon General Multidisciplinary Workshop Child Maltreatment Prevention Bethesda MD (2005)

  • Child Advocacy Award Children In Placement New Haven CT (2004)

  • Public Service AwardSecretary of the State of Connecticut (2003)

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Contact Info

Kirsten A Bechtel, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
100 York StreetSuite 1F
New Haven, CT 06511

Curriculum Vitae