Physician Profile

Latesha I. Thomas, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Office Locations:

800 Connecticut Boulevard, 1st Floor
East Hartford, CT 06108

Board Certifications:
  • Pediatrics
  • Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of ConnecticutMolecular and Cell Biology
Medical SchoolUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicine
InternshipUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicinePediatrics
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Sylvia Parkinson Scholarship
Jennifer Smith Scholarship
HCOP (Health Careers Opportunity Program) Scholarship
New England Scholar
Hospital Affiliation:
  • UConn John Dempsey Hospital
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Prevalence of sarcopenia and predictors of skeletal muscle mass in nonobese women who are long-term users of estrogen-replacement therapy. Kenny, Anne M; Dawson, Latesha; Kleppinger, Alison; Iannuzzi-Sucich, Michele; Judge, James O. (2003). The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences, 5, (58), M436-40.