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Melissa A. Posner, MD

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Melissa A. Posner, MD

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Dr. Posner completed both her Pediatric Residency training and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital prior to joining the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine faculty in 2018. She divides her clinical time between Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital NICU and Waterbury Hospital’s Special Care Nursery. Dr. Posner is also a member of the division’s Neonatal Consult Service, providing prenatal consultation for high-risk pregnancies through Yale’s multidisciplinary Fetal Care Center. Her clinical interests include medical education, neonatal simulation training and markers of neonatal sepsis.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Yale New Haven Hospital (2018)
  • Resident
    Yale New Haven Hospital (2015)
  • MD
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2012)
  • BS
    Duke University, Biology (2008)

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