Dr. Roberts is an Attending in the Division of Ambulatory Care. Her areas of interest include programs that support infants and their families (such as HealthySteps and the Mother Baby Clinic), pediatric and adolescent mental health, childhood trauma and resilience, equity in healthcare, and caring for gender diverse youth. She is a member of the Jacobi Pride Center and WPATH.
Dr. Roberts served as an Associate Director of the residency program for three years and continues to greatly enjoy working with, mentoring and supporting pediatric residents. She is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. In addition, she facilitates workshops in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University and mentors students in Medical Humanities at Sophie Davis School of Biomedicine/CUNY School of Medicine. She serves as a Court Appointed Special Advocate in NYC-Bronx Family Court.
Michigan State University
University of Michigan
New York-Presbyterian, Babies and Children's Hospital, Columbia University
Columbia University, MS Narrative Medicine
Thesis: “The use of brief narrative interventions to preserve student empathy and humanism during early clinical experiences.”
Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIP), NY State DOH
Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University