Davida Schiff, M.D.

Physician Investigator (Cl)
Pediatrics, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Assistant In Pediatrics
Neonatology and Newborn Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
MD Boston University School of Medicine 2012
opioids; postpartum care; pregnancy; substance abuse; substance abuse and pregnancy

Dr. Schiff is a general academic pediatrician and health services researcher focused on understanding how substance use in pregnant and parenting women impacts the health of children and families. She is the Medical Director of the HOPE Clinic (Harnessing support for Opioid and substance use disorder in Pregnancy and Early childhood) at Massachusetts General Hospital, a multidisciplinary program caring for women and families with substance use disorder from the time of conception through the first two years postpartum.

Dr. Schiff completed her undergraduate training at Columbia University, medical training at the Boston University School of Medicine, pediatrics residency in the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Children’s Hospital, general pediatrics research fellowship at Boston Medical Center, and master’s program in health services research from the Boston University School of Public Health. Her research is focused on improving care for families affected by substance use and her past scholarship has been published in the New England Journal of MedicineJAMAPediatricsAcademic PediatricsJournal of Substance Abuse and Treatment, and Substance Abuse, among other journals. She is an Instructor in pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.

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