Antonio Riera, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine); Director, Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound ; Director, INSPIRAR Project; Director, Yale Advanced Pediatric Emergency Medicine Elective

Research Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Faculty Research

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Riera has various research interests related to the field of pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine. These include the use of point-of-care ultrasound to improve the efficiency of care and outcomes experienced by children in the emergency department and health care disparity reduction, primarily around issues related to communication for Latino children with asthma.

Extensive Research Description

Project INSPIRAR or the Impact of Native Spanish on Plan Implementation and Responsiveness: Asthma Research, is the title for our ongoing research efforts. We have developed an evidence based online resource, novel pictoral asthma action plans and a 12 minute instructional video all available on our website - Our research posters that have been presented at regional and national academic meetings can be found under the following link:

Selected Publications

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