Alan Friedman

Alan Friedman

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

Contact Information

Alan Friedman, MD

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Cardiology

    PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8064

    United States

Alan Friedman



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 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

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Paul Harris FellowshipRotary International Foundation1998
Howard A. Pearson Pediatric Faculty Teaching Award1997
Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award1992

Departments & Organizations