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Meet the Comprehensive Family Care Center Physicians

Miriam B. Schechter, MD

Gender
Female
Department
Pediatrics
Email
mschecht@montefiore.org
Practice Specialty
Pediatrics
Medical Education
New York University School of Medicine
Residency
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Main Location
Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)
1621 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2604
Phone: (718) 405-8040
Fax: (718) 405-8091
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 405-8040
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The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
3415 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2403
Phone: (718) 741-2450
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 741-2150
Fax: (718) 741-2237
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Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Attending Physician, General Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, and Director of Pediatric Infectious Disease Outpatient Clinic, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Clinical Focus
Dr. Schechter is a general pediatrician who splits her time between her active practice and medical student and resident education.
Research Focus
General pediatrics; medical student and resident education
Biography

Miriam Schechter, MD, is Attending Physician, Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and a general pediatrician practicing at the Comprehensive Family Care Center. At Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Schechter is Assistant Professor, Pediatrics; Director, Medical Student Education, Pediatrics; Co-Director, Pediatrics Clerkship; and Director of the fourth-year Pediatric Ambulatory Care Rotatio n. Dr. Schechter joined Montefiore in 1998.`

Dr. Schechter received a bachelor of arts degree in biomedical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She completed a residency and chief residency in pediatrics at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. She was an attending physician in the Department of Pediatrics at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx.

Dr. Schechter is the recipient of multiple teaching awards, and she was inducted as a faculty member into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Her research focuses on medical student education.

Dr. Schechter is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.