Mera Goodman, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician and fellow of the Academy of Pediatrics. She is currently an assistant professor and hospitalist in New York. Dr. Goodman earned her undergraduate degree from Columbia University, her medical degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine, and completed her pediatric residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Goodman is a Paul Ambrose Scholar of the Association of Prevention Teaching and Research and part of the Young Physician Leadership Alliance of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is especially passionate about health education, research, and process improvement.