Patients & Visitors
Tamar Rubinstein, MD
- Practice Specialty
- Pediatrics, Pediatrics - Rheumatology, Lupus
- Medical Education
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Johns Hopkins Medical Center
- Children's Hospital at Montefiore
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Administrative Title
- Attending Physician, Pediatric Rheumatology, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Tamar Rubinstein, MD, MS, is a Pediatric Rheumatologist at Children's Hospital at Montefiore and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her clinical focus is the treatment of children, adolescents and young adults with complex rheumatologic diseases, with a special interest in leading multidisciplinary care of patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE).
Upon graduating with a Bachelor of Science from Yale University, Dr. Rubinstein obtained her Medical Doctorate and Master of Science in Clinical Research Methods at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After completing her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Dr. Rubinstein then went on to complete her fellowship training in Pediatric Rheumatology at Children's Hospital at Montefiore in 2016
Dr. Rubinstein has authored numerous publications and continues to actively propose new lines of research with hopes to improve the mental health and SLE disease outcomes in youth. She is an active member of the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) and a leader of the CARRA SLE Mental Health Workgroup. Dr. Rubinstein is a recipient of the Lupus Foundation of America Career Development Award and has received additional funding from CARRA for her research investigating mood disorder in pediatric lupus. She is currently a lead investigator in the Einstein Pediatric Lupus Cohort fostering collaborative studies and investigating socioeconomic disparities in pediatric rheumatology.