Michelle M. Cloutier, MD

Professor of Pediatrics & Medicine, School of Medicine, UConn Health (Affiliate)

Director, Asthma Center, The Children’s Center for Community Research, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Research Overview

My major research interests include:

  • Pediatric asthma, including
    • the factors that support and impede implementation of best practices by primary care providers
    • the genetic and environmental factors associated with urban asthma in children
    • development of a statewide and national system for implementing best practices associated with asthma in children and adults
  • Obesity, including
    • use of interventions by primary care clinicians to prevent childhood obesity
    • multi-level, multi-disciplinary community-based interventions designed to prevent obesity in children


University of Wisconsin undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology and medical degree

Recent Publications

Contact Information
Mailing AddressThe Children's Center for Community Research
Connecticut Children's Medical Center
282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106