Marjorie Rosenthal, MD, MPH

Associate Professor in Pediatrics (Gen Pediatrics)

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: General Pediatrics

National Clinician Scholars Program

Yale Center for Health & Learning Games

Yale Medicine

Global Health Studies


Marjorie is a Co-Director of the National Clinician Scholars Program (NCSP) and Director of the NCSP Community Research Initiative. She is a former RWJF Clinical Scholar from both Yale and the University of North Carolina. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Yale University School of Medicine. Marjorie conducts research on decreasing health inequities for young, vulnerable families. Specifically, she studies ways in which non-traditional health educators (such as child care providers and peers in group health appointments) can help transcend barriers impacting health. She uses community-based participatory research approaches and teaches community-based participatory research to fellows and community members. Marjorie joined the faculty in 2005.

Education & Training

MPH University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Health Care and Prevention (2005)
MD Yale University School of Medicine (1995)
BA Harvard-Radcliffe College, Social Studies (1989)
Fellow Yale University
Fellow University of North Carolina
Resident Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Intern Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Honors & Recognition

  • John P. McGovern, MD AwardYale Humanities in Medicine (2018)

  • William Reichel Award for Outstanding Teaching (2016)

  • Mae Gailani Award for Uncompromising Commitment to Research and Patient CareDepartment of Pediatrics (2015)

  • Distinguished Community Service Award (1993)

  • Wilbur Downs International Health Fellow (1992)

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Contact Info

Marjorie Rosenthal, MD, MPH
Patient Care Location
Yale General PediatricsPrimary Care Center, Yale New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

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