Dr. Talib Is a proud Brown University summa cum laude graduate, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She received her Doctor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, where she served as vice-president of her class. 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 the year after. Dr. Talib went on to complete a three-year postdoctoral fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, where she is now the program director. After fellowship, Dr. Talib completed additional training in substance abuse through Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and in child mental health through NYS’s Project TEACH.
Dr. Talib is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Association for Healthcare Social Media, and Association of Pediatric Program Directors. Dr. Talib holds leadership roles with the American Medical Women’s Association and serves on the executive board of the North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.