Maureen Connolly

Maureen D Connolly, MD

medical group

Specialties: Pediatrics

Services: Pediatric Primary Care, Transgender Health

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics

Education

  • University of Michigan, MI, 2012

Residencies & Internships

  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatric, PA, 2015

About Me

Dr. Maureen (Mo) Connolly is a pediatrician with Henry Ford Health System’s School-Based and Community Health Program. She provides care at school-based and community clinic sites, with a focus on adolescent health, contraception, the care of the LGBTQ youth, gender affirming hormone therapy, and HIV prevention. She serves as medical director for Henry Ford's collaboration with the Ruth Ellis Center in the creation of a Health and Wellness Center for LGBTQ adolescents and young adults. 

 

Research Interests
Dr. Connolly is a researcher with the Health Disparities Research Collaborative in the Department of Public Health Sciences and the Henry Ford Global Health Initiative. Her work focuses on improving health outcomes for LGBTQ youth, PrEP for HIV prevention, and gender affirming hormone therapy for transgender and gender nonconforming adolescents and young adults.

 

Awards and Honors
Diversity Hero Award, Henry Ford Health System, 2016
Regional Chapter Award, Michigan Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, 2016



Languages

English, Spanish

Gender

Female
Blog Posts
  • How To Support A Transgender Teen

    Parenting a transgender teen can be difficult at first. Use these tips to support your teen in the midst of a gender transition.

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Locations

Henry Ford Hospital
1 Ford Place
Pediatrics - 4B
Detroit, MI 48202
HFHS School Based and Community Health Program
77 Victor St
Ruth Ellis Health and Wellness Center
Highland Park, MI 48203

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  • Henry Ford Hospital

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