Lindsay C Johnston, MD, MEd

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology); Director of Yale- New Haven Medical Center Training Program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine: Neonatal Transport Program

Faculty Research

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Following the completion of medical school and Pediatrics residency at the University of Pittsburgh, and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania, I came to Yale where I am an Assistant Professor on the Clinician-Educator track in the Division of Perinatal Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics. I spend the majority of my time teaching trainees and medical staff in a variety of programs, many of which are simulation-based, and running the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program & overseeing the NICU resident and medical student rotations. Due to my desire to enhance my knowledge and skills as an educator, I enrolled in a master's degree program in Medical Education through the University of Cincinnati, and will complete this part of my training in the near future. I am interested in educational research, particularly as it applies to procedural training and assessment of competency in the simulated and clinical environments.

Education & Training

MEd University of Cincinnati (2015)
MD University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (2003)
Fellow Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Resident Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Professional Service

  • International Pediatric Simulation Society (2013 - Present) Elected first to the Board of Directors, and subsequently to the Executive Committee, where I am currently serving as Treasurer.

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Contact Info

Lindsay C Johnston, MD, MEd
Patient Care Location
Yale Pediatric Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Yale New Haven Hospital - West Pavilion
1 Park Street, Ste WP 493

New Haven, CT 06504
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Mailing Address
Neonatal - Perinatal MedicinePO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064

Curriculum Vitae