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Paul Aronson, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine); Deputy Director, Pediatric Residency Program; Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Elective, Pediatrics

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Paul Aronson, MD, MHS

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Paul Aronson is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine in the Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. His educational interests include teaching evidence-assisted medicine and engaging residents in scholarly activities, and he leads the Research Track for the residency program. His primary areas of research are the evaluation and management of the febrile young infant and shared decision-making with parents in the emergency department, and he is an investigator for several multicenter research networks. He enjoys any and all sports, focusing on Yale and Duke teams and the sports his son Eli and daughter Hayley play, particularly hockey and baseball. Mostly, he likes spending time with his wife and kids and exploring all that Connecticut has to offer.

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Yale School of Medicine (2019)
  • Fellow
    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2012)
  • Chief Resident
    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2009)
  • Resident
    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008)
  • MD
    New York University School of Medicine (2005)
  • BA
    Duke University, Drama (2000)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
The Mae Gailani, MD Junior Faculty Award2018
Howard A. Pearson, M.D. Pediatric Faculty Teaching Award2016
Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Travel Award2012
Pediatric Hospital Medicine Abstract Research Award American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Hospital Medicine2011
William Pottash Fellow Teacher of the Year AwardThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia2010
Senior Resident Teaching AwardThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia2008

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