Matthew J. Bizzarro, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine); Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Physician Biography

Dr. Matthew Bizzarro is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and the Medical Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. He previously served as the Medical Director for the NICU Transport Team and the Director of the Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Program at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital.

Invited lectures and publications have focused primarily on neonatal infectious disease epidemiology and the prevention of hospital acquired infections in the NICU population, particularly central line associated bloodstream infections. He has served on the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization's International Task Force to Prevent Infections on ECMO, the Connecticut State Infectious Disease Action Team, and is currently the co-chair for the Connecticut Statewide Perinatal Quality Collaborative.

Dr. Bizzarro received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Dartmouth College and his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He completed his Pediatric Residency at New York University and his Neonatology Fellowship at Yale University.

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Pediatrics: Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine: Newborn Special Care Unit

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine AB of Pediatrics (2005)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Children's Health, Diseases of the Respiratory Systems Multicenter Study of Saturation Targeting by Automated vs. Manual Adjustment of Inspired Oxygen
Children's Health Pharmacokinetics of Understudied Drugs Administered to Children Per Standard of Care (PTN_POPS)

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Contact Info

Matthew J. Bizzarro, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Pediatric Neonatal-Perinatal MedicineYale New Haven Hospital - West Pavilion
1 Park Street, Ste WP 493

New Haven, CT 06504
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Office Location
Yale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste CH/WP 493

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Neonatal - Perinatal MedicinePO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064

Curriculum Vitae