I am a practicing neonatologist and Associate Professor of both Pediatrics and Bioethics at a large academic healthcare system. I received my Bachelors of Science at Siena College and my Medical Degree at Albany Medical College in Albany, NY. I then completed my Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Neonatal Perinatal Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. My expertise is in clinician well-being and professional fulfillment, leadership development, communication, educational research, program development and evaluation, neonatology, and bioethics. I live in Upstate NY with my husband and 3 children.

Over the past 15 years, I have invested greatly in my own well-being and professional development by participating in the following programs:

  • Stanford Medicine Chief Wellness Officer Course, Stanford University, CA
  • The Academy for Health Care Leadership Advancement, Cornell University, NY
  • Master of Science & Bioethics, Alden-March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College, NY
  • Fellowship in Bioethics, Harvard University, MA
  • AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, CO
  • Coach University Core Essentials Coaching Program
  • Featured in Kevin MD 
  • Hiring my own executive leadership coach as well as other content specific coaches to help me achieve my goals