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   Pauline A. Thomas, M.D.

Professor
Professor
Director, Preventive Medicine Residency

Department of Medicine
thomasp1@njms.rutgers.edu

 


Overview

Dr. Polly Thomas has practiced public health, pediatrics, and preventive medicine in NYC and in NJ for over 30 years. She started as an EIS officer with CDC, then researched the epidemiology of pediatric HIV, supervised HIV surveillance and the establishment of the World Trade Center Health Registry with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and now oversees preventive medicine training at NJMS as well as maintaining a part time practice in Pediatrics. She received her medical degree from Yale Medical School. She is board certified in Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine. Her areas of interest include Public Health, Public Health Practice, Preventive Medicine, Lifestyle Medicine, Pediatrics, Climate and Health, HIV.

Education

M.D., 1977, Yale University, School of Medicine, Medicine
B.S., 1973, Yale University, Biology