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Pnina Weiss MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine); Medical Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory; Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship; Vice Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics

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Pnina Weiss, MD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy, Immunology & Sleep Medicine

    PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8064

    United States

Pnina Weiss
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Biography

Dr Weiss practices both pulmonary and sleep medicine. She is medical director of the pediatric pulmonary function laboratory and oversees the pulmonary exercise testing program. She has published and lectured on exercise-induced asthma and sleep disorders in children. She has a strong interest in sleep in medical trainees.

Dr Weiss is also very involved in medical education and research. She is Vice Chair for Education in the department of Pediatrics. She is past president/chair of the Pediatric Pulmonary Training Directors Association and the Fellowship Directors Executive Committee of the Association of Pediatric Program Directors. She is editor of the American Academy of Pediatrics PREP Pulmonology. She is on the steering committee of the Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigators Network. She is involved in a number of national studies in fellowship education, including assessment using entrustable professional activities (EPAs) and financial resources.


Education & Training

  • MD
    Case Western Reserve Univ (1986)
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Norman Siegel Award for LeadershipDepartment of Pediatrics2009
Housestaff Teaching AwardBridgeport Hospital1993
Fellowship AwardAmerican Heart Association1991
Alfred S. Maschke Award for Excellence in the Art and Practice of Medicine1986

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Connecticut State Medical SocietyCommittee on the Medical Aspect of Sports2011 - Present
AAPAAP PREP Pulmonology Advisory Board2011 - Present
GMECGraduate Medical Education Committee2007 - Present

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