Alan Friedman, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology); Director for Medical Affairs, Yale New Haven Hospital; Immediate Past-President, Yale New Haven Hospital Medical Staff

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Cardiology: Pediatric Echocardiogram Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Friedman's clinical interests are primarily in the diagnosis and management of the fetus and neonate with congenital heart disease. He is particularly interested in physiologic changes that occur from the fetus to the neonate and the use of non-invasive imaging techniques to assess these. He has a busy clinical practice at the Yale New Haven Children's Hospital.

Dr. Friedman serves Director for Medical Affairs for Yale New Haven Hospital and has served as the President of the Yale New Haven Hospital Medical Staff from 2012-14. He is currently the interim Chief of Pediatric Cardiology at Yale. He serves as a member of the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the ACGME's Pediatric Residency Review Committee. He has served on the Editorial Board of Prep SA for the American Academy of Pediatrics and on the Board of Rotary International. Dr. Friedman has been a staff cardiologist in the Yale Pediatric Cardiology since completing his fellowship training at Yale in 1994.

Education & Training

MD Wayne State University (1987)
Fellow Yale University, New Haven, CT
Chief Resident Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL,
Resident Children's Memorial Hospital- Northwestern University, Chicago IL
Intern Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL,
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology (1996, recertified: 2011)

Honors & Recognition

  • Paul Harris FellowshipRotary International Foundation (1998)

  • Howard A. Pearson Pediatric Faculty Teaching Award (1997)

  • Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award (1992)

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Contact Info

Alan Friedman, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric CardiologyYale New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, Ste West Pavilion - 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06504
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Yale Pediatric Cardiology1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste 2nd Floor
New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Pediatric CardiologyPrimary Care Center, Yale New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Office Location
Hunter Building
15 York Street, Ste 302

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Pediatric CardiologyPO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064