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Maryellen Flaherty-Hewitt, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (General Medicine); Interim Section Chief, General Pediatrics; Medical Director of Pediatric Primary Care; Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development, Pediatrics

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Maryellen Flaherty-Hewitt, MD

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Dr. Flaherty-Hewitt is a native New Yorker. She completed her undergraduate studies in Chemistry/Pre-Medicine at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. She received her MD from SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Hospital- Weill Cornell Medical School and also served a year as Chief Resident. She came to New Haven in 2002 working both at St. Raphael's and Yale New Haven Hospitals. She loves being a Pediatrician and values the relationships she has developed with families. She also values her role as an educator to new physicians. She lives in Hamden with her husband and 2 children.

Education & Training

  • Resident and Chief Resident
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center (2002)
  • MD
    State University of New York Health Science Center (1998)
  • BA
    College of the Holy Cross, Chemistry/ Pre-Medicine (1994)

Honors & Recognition

Pediatric Faculty Honor Roll2020

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