Miriam B. Schechter, MD

Director, Medical Student Education, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.405.8040 F: 718.405.8091

Primary Location

Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)1621 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2604
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Pediatrics
    Clinical Focus
    • Dr. Schechter is a general pediatrician who splits her time between her active practice and medical student and resident education.
    Research Focus
    • General pediatrics
    • medical student and resident education
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    New York University School of Medicine


    Residency Program

    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Miriam Schechter, MD, is Attending Physician, Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and a general pediatrician practicing at the Comprehensive Family Care Center. At Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Schechter is Assistant Professor, Pediatrics; Director, Medical Student Education, Pediatrics; Co-Director, Pediatrics Clerkship; and Director of the fourth-year Pediatric Ambulatory Care Rotatio n. Dr. Schechter joined Montefiore in 1998.`

    Dr. Schechter received a bachelor of arts degree in biomedical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She completed a residency and chief residency in pediatrics at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. She was an attending physician in the Department of Pediatrics at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx.

    Dr. Schechter is the recipient of multiple teaching awards, and she was inducted as a faculty member into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Her research focuses on medical student education.

    Dr. Schechter is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • Publications
  • Locations

    Primary Location

    Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)

    1621 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2604

    P: 718.405.8040 F: 718.405.8091

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.405.8040 Additional Details
    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403 P: 718.741.2450 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Center
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401 P: 718.741.2150 F: 718.741.2237 Additional Details