Elizabeth M. Alderman, MD

Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine
Professor, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health

Contact Information

P: 718.920.6781 F: 718.920.5289

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Pediatrics
    • Adolescent Medicine
    Clinical Focus
    • Adolescent gynecology, eating disorders, health care delivery for adolescents, quality improvement, provider education
    Research Focus
    • Practice Emphasis: Adolescent gynecology, menstrual disorders, reproductive health services for adolescents with chronic illness, eating disorders
    • Research Emphasis: Health care delivery for adolescents
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    SUNY Health Sciences at Stony Brook


    Residency Program

    Montefiore Medical Center


    Montefiore Medical Center

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Elizabeth M. Alderman, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, is Interim Chief of the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM). She is also a Professor of Pediatrics at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Alderman’s clinical focuses are on office gynecology and the medical management of eating disorders. Her clinical expertise also includes reproductive health for both adolescent boys and girls. She joined the Montefiore team as faculty in 1992. .

    Dr. Alderman received her Bachelor of Science with Honors, from Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Science in 1983. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Medicine degree with Distinction in Research, from State University of New York at Stony Book in 1987. Dr. Alderman began a residency in Pediatrics in 1987, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at Montefiore and Einstein.  

    Dr. Alderman’s research interests focus on quality improvement in the delivery of adolescent health care and health screening. She has published research on sexually transmitted infections and adolescent gynecology.

    Dr. Alderman has been a recipient of numerous awards for her clinical work and research. In 2013, she received the Adele Dellenbaugh Hofman Award for excellence in adolescent medicine, given by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Dr. Alderman is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of many professional societies, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, where she is currently on the Committee of Adolescence and past chairperson of the Section of Adolescent Health, the Society for Adolescent Medicine, as a former Executive Board member and the North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology of which she was past president.

  • Publications
  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.920.6781 F: 718.920.5289

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Medical Center
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401 P: 718.920.4321 Additional Details