Pediatric Residency Leadership

Juan C. Salazar, M.D., M.P.H.

Juan C. Salazar, M.D., M.P.H.
Chairman
Professor
Physician-in-Chief
jsalaza@connecticutchildrens.org

Edwin L. Zalneraitis, M.D.

Edwin L. Zalneraitis, M.D.
Residency Program Director
Professor
Assistant Dean for Clinical Education
ezalner@connecticutchildrens.org

Patricia Garcia, M.D., M.P.H.

Patricia Garcia, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Program Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Hospital Medicine
pgarcia01@connecticutchildrens.org

Eric Hoppa, M.D., FAAP

Eric Hoppa, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Associate Program Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Emergency Medicine
ehoppa@connecticutchildrens.org

Christine Skurkis, M.D.

Christine Skurkis, M.D.
Associate Program Director
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Hospitalist, Inpatient Services
cskurki@connecticutchildrens.org

Sharon Smith, M.D.

Sharon Smith, M.D.
Associate Program Director
Professor of Pediatrics
Emergency Medicine
srsmith@connecticutchildrens.org

Barent Wagar, M.H.I

Barent Wagar, M.H.I.
Residency Program Coordinator
bwagar@connecticutchildrens.org

Katyria Rivera

Katyria Rivera
Residency Program Coordinator
krivera@connecticutchildrens.org