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Anton M. Alerte, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-7130
Phone: 860-714-2821
Fax: 860-714-8541
B.S.Fordham UniversityBiology
M.D.University of ConnecticutMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyUniversity of ConnecticutPediatric Residency

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
American Academy of Pediatrics Chapter of ExcellenceAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics Chapter Award of ExcellenceAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
Clinical Medicine Course Teaching Award
Teaching Award Runner–Up 2010Kaiser-Permanente
Teaching Award Runner–Up 2008Kaiser-Permanente
Physician of the YearSouth Marshall House Clinic
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Clinical Foundation Courses Steering Committee, Clinical Foundation CourseAdvisory CommitteeCo-DirectorUConn HealthUniversity2019
Sports and Medicine Science Academy Industry Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeBoard MemberExternalNational2019
Clinical Foundations Courses Grading CommitteeEducation CommitteeClinical Foundation Courses ChairUConn HealthUniversity2019
Foundation for ChildrenProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPast PresidentExternalState2019
Council on Medical Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP): Annual Meeting Planning CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationCommittee MemberExternalNational2019
COMSEP Research Abstract ReviewerProfessional/Scientific OrganizationReviewerExternalNational2019
Connecticut Chapter of American Academy of PediatricsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPast PresidentExternalState2009
American Association of Medical CollegesProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2009
Northeast Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional2009
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Medical School Academic Advancement CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity2009
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Clinical Foundation Course Steering CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthUniversity2009
CT AAP Task Force on Foster Care, Adoption and Kinship CareAdvisory CommitteeChairExternalState2009
CT AAP Executive CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthState2009
Council on Medical Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP): Pre-Clinical Education CollaborativeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2007
University of Connecticut School of Medicine: Medical School Admissions CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity2003
Children’s Health Team CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal20032004
Pediatric Undergraduate Medical Education CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthLocal2002
American Academy of Pediatrics Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2001
Ambulatory Practice and Continuity Clinic CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberUConn HealthLocal2001
Pediatric Travel ClubProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
CER CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
Clinical Medical Course Steering Committee Clinical Medicine Suite Co-DirectorAdvisory CommitteeDirectorUConn HealthUniversity
Clinical Longitudinal and Immersion in the Community Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeMedical Director, CLiCUConn HealthUniversity
University of Connecticut School of Medicine Alumni BoardAdvisory CommitteePast PresidentUConn HealthUniversity
iCAN Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeBoard MemberExternalLocal
Channel 3 Kids CampAdvisory CommitteeBoard MemberExternalState
Ben Bronz School Foundation BoardAdvisory CommitteeBoard MemberExternalLocal
Clinical Suite Grading CommitteeEducation CommitteeClinical Suite ChairUConn HealthUniversity
LEAP Remediation Director for Clinical Skills and CFCEducation CommitteeDirectorUConn HealthUniversity
BARC CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor Selection CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity
Senior Promotions Committee-CCMCMemberUConn HealthUniversity

Journal Articles

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Using Small Group, Case-based Learning to Teach Advocacy for Children with Disabilities Among Medical StudentsAmerican Public Health Association2021American Public Health Association
Race, Disabilities, and Children: Teaching about IntersectionalityCOMSEP Annual Meeting2021COMSEP Annual Meeting
The Advanced Ambulatory ElectiveCOMSEP Annual Meeting2021COMSEP Annual Meeting
Race in DisabilitiesLectureLEND2021LEND
Finding Success in Failure: Best Practices for Remediation of Students in DifficultyOtherNEGEA2020GEA Regional Spring Meeting
Multimodal Pediatric Education for Early Pre-Clinical Medical StudentsPosterNEGEA virtual compendium2020Burlington VT
The US Vaping EpidemicLecture2019Burgdorf Primary Care Center
Developmental Problems and School IssuesLecture2019Burgdorf Family Clinic
Designing and Implementing Curricula to Enhance Medical Student Competency in the Management of Difficult Patient EncountersPosterAnnual DOCS Meeting2018
The American Academy of Pediatrics Response to the Gun Violence Epidemic-Burgdorf Child Protection TeamPanel DiscussionAmerican Academy of Pediatrics2018
CAFAF Buddy Training DevelopmentLectureCAFAF2018
HPV ProgramLectureUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine2018
The American Academy of Pediatrics For the Pediatric Students at QuinnipiacLectureAmerican Academy of Pediatrics2018
Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity DisorderLectureCAFAF2017
Planting the Seed Early: Cultivating Pre-Clinical Activities at Your InstitutionLectureCOMSEP Annual Meeting2017
ABCS of Medical Student Education, Fundamentals for Pediatric EducatorsLectureCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics2011La Jolla, California
Keeping Up With Technology: Applications for Enhancing Clerkship EducationTalkCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics2011La Jolla, California
Leading the Clerkship in Pediatrics A Workshop for New Clerkship DirectorsLectureCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics2010Albuquerque, New Mexico
Social Networking Websites and Medical Education: Creating Opportunity or LiabilityLectureCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics2010Albuquerque, New Mexico
Individualized Education Plans: Using Educational Prescriptions from SP Encounters to Foster Student Performance ImprovementTalkAnnual Meeting of Northeast Group on Educational Affairs2010Farmington, Connecticut
Where To Begin: Using Competencies to Develop and Assess Community Based Education CurriculumTalkAnnual Meeting of Northeast Group on Educational Affairs2010Farmington, Connecticut
Keynote Speaker Teen Pregnancy Prevention Recognition Event LectureUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine 2009Farmington, Connecticut
Integrating Medical Student and Resident Community ExperiencesTalkCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics 2008
Everyday Technology in the Pediatricians OfficeTalkConnecticut Children’s Medical Center2007Hartford, Connecticut
How to Succeed at FailingLectureCouncil on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics 2007
Occupational Medicine Tutorial MedEdPortal PosterAmerican Association of Medical Colleges 2007Boston, Massachusetts
IntussusceptionTalkSt Francis Hospital and Medical Center Grand Rounds 2001Hartford, Connecticut