Child and Adolescent Health

Trainees

Cristina Fernández, MD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 342-5730
Email: crf2101@cumc.columbia.edu

Education

  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., 2005
  • Yale School of Public Health, M.P.H., 2007
  • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, M.D., 2011

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern and Resident, Pediatrics, Columbia University Medical Center-NYPH, 2011-2014
  • Primary Care Research Fellow in Community Health, Columbia University Medical Center, 2014-Present

Interests/Specialties

  • Food insecurity
  • Nutrition
  • Immigrant health
  • Health care disparities

Mentor

  • Melissa Stockwell, MD

Julia Potter, MD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 342-3233
Fax: (212) 342-4733
Email: jup9036@nyp.org

Education

  • Brown University, B.A., 2003
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, M.D., 2009

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern and Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital at Montefiore, 2009-2012

Interests/Specialties

  • Adolescent sexual and reproductive health
  • Adolescent mental health
  • School-based health

Dina L. Romo, MD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 342-5730
Fax: (212) 342-5733
Email: dlr9005@nyp.org

Education

  • Columbia University, BA, 2004
  • The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, MD, 2010

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern and resident, Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, 2010-2013
  • Fellow, Adolescent Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 2013-present

Interests/Specialties

  • Adolescent sexual and reproductive health
  • Global health
  • Underserved populations and access to healthcare
  • School based health

Mentors

  • Karen Soren, MD

Randi Teplow-Phipps, MD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 342-5730
Fax: (212) 305-8819
Email: rnt9005@nyp.org

Education

  • Emory University, BA, 2003
  • New York University School of Medicine, MD, 2007

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern and Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital at Montefiore, 2007-2010
  • Fellow, Adolescent Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 2011- present

Interests/Specialties

  • Reproductive Health and Contraceptive Management
  • Underserved Populations and Access to Care
  • School-Based Health Centers
  • International Health