Hina J. Talib, MD
- Practice Specialty
- Adolescent Medicine (Pediatric), Pediatrics
- Medical Education
- Cornell University Medical College
- New York and Presbyterian Hosp, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
- Children's Hospital at Montefiore
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health
- Administrative Title
- Director, Adolescent Medicine Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program, Attending Physician, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
- Clinical Focus
Adolescent health, pediatric and adolescent gynecology, contraception including subdermal implants, mental health, care of children in foster care, and care of hospitalized adolescents
- Research Focus
Vitamin D deficiency, HIV testing in adolescents, confidentiality, fertility counseling in adolescents, medical education, teaching gynecology
Hina J. Talib, MD, is Director of the Adolescent Medicine Fellowship Program and an Attending Physician in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. Dr. Talib is also an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her clinical focus is adolescent health, pediatrics and adolescent gynecology, contraception, mental health, care of children in foster care and care of hospitalized adolescents. She joined the Montefiore team in 2013.
Dr. Talib received her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience in 2001 from Brown University. In 2006, she received her Doctor of Medicine from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. In 2009, Dr. Talib completed a residency in pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children’s Health – Weill Cornell Medical Center. She became Chief Resident in Pediatrics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center that same year. Dr. Talib went on to complete a postdoctoral fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at CHAM in 2013.
Dr. Talib has been studying the effects of Vitamin D deficiency in the adolescent age group since 2012. In 2013, she published a study on influences of partner and relationship factors in HIV testing in Bronx youth. Through her work on the CHAM HIV Testing Task Force, she is currently conducting a quality improvement intervention to increase HIV testing in hospitalized adolescents. Her work has been published numerous times in peer reviewed journals, review articles, and books and has been presented at national meetings.
In 2014, Dr. Talib won Best Platform Presentation for her work, “Randomized Clinical Trial of Two High-dose vs. Low-dose Treatment Regimens for Vitamin D Deficiency in Minority Adolescents Living in a Northeast City” at Pediatric Research Day at CHAM.
Dr. Talib is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Section in Adolescent Health.