Carol Weitzman, MD

  • Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) and in the Child Study Center
  • Director, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Program
  • Director, Yale Adoption/Foster Clinic
  • Fellowship Program Director, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
Research interests
Adoption; Child Psychiatry; Maternal Health Services; Mental Health; Pediatrics; Romania; Psychology, Developmental
Research summary

Specialized Terms: Developmental and mental health issues in primary care settings; Developmental outcomes of internationally adopted children; Maternal depression, Autism

Education
  • MD, SUNY at Buffalo, 1988
International activities
  • Yale International Adoption Clinic
    Romania (2011-Present)
    Developmental examinations on children in Romanian orphanages.

Current projects
Program Director, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
Services
  • Program Chair
    Society of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Journal Editor - Review Articles
    Journal of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Chair Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics Prep Course
    American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Chair of the Executive Committee of the Section of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
    American Academy of Pediatrics