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Andrea Asnes, MD, MSW

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics); Director, Resident and Fellow Wellbeing, Graduate Medical Education; Director, Yale Programs for Safety, Advocacy, and Healing, Pediatrics



Andrea Asnes, MD, MSW is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and board certified child abuse pediatrician who directs the Yale Programs for Safety, Advocacy and Healing. Dr. Asnes also is the Graduate Medical Education Director of Resident and Fellow Wellbeing for Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Education & Training

  • Fellow, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar
    University of Michigan (2003)
  • Resident
    Mount Sinai Medical Center (2001)
  • Intern
    Mount Sinai Medical Center (1999)
  • MD
    Mt. Sinai School of Medicine (1998)
  • MSW
    New York University (1990)
  • BA
    Yale University (1987)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Ather Ali, MD AwardYale School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics2019
Norman J. Siegel Faculty AwardYale School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics2017
Yale Provost's Teaching PrizeYale University2014
Leah Lowenstein AwardYale School of Medicine2013
Francis Gilman Blake AwardYale School of Medicine2011
Howard A. Pearson, MD Pediatric Faculty Teaching AwardYale School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics2008

Professional Service

The American Board of Pediatrics Child Abuse Pediatrics Sub boardBoard Member2018 - Present
National Board of Medical Examiners USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills Test Material Development CommitteeMember2016 - 2019

Departments & Organizations