Jeffrey P. Brosco, MD,PhD

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
Associate Director, Mailman Center for Child Development, Chair, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL

Dr. Brosco completed an M.D. and a Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania. He served as chief resident after training in pediatrics at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, and he is board-certified in General Pediatrics and in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics. He completed his tenure as a Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Faculty Scholar in 2003, and he continues to teach and practice both general pediatrics and developmental pediatrics. He was named the Outstanding Clinician Award by the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, UM-NSU CARD, in 2010. Dr. Brosco’s previous research includes an analysis of the history of health care for children, and his current project focuses on social history and public policy trends in health care for persons with developmental disabilities, including ADHD. He has served on numerous local, state, and national health policy planning groups, including the Governor’s Task Force on Autism Spectrum Disorders, Florida; the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Hereditary Disorders of Newborns and Children; and Co-Chair of the NIH-funded Newborn Screening Translational Research Network, American College of Medical Genetics.