Dr. Ayala Miller is a resident pediatrician at New York Presbyterian Hospital- Weill Cornell Medical Center. She attended the Johns Hopkins University and contributed to research on the impact of parental anxiety on child psychological, social, and academic functioning. While a student at Johns Hopkins, she wrote for Baltimore City Paper and was a contributor for J-Magazine. She graduated with Honors, receiving a B.A.in Writing Seminars and then went on to attend the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where she was the recipient of the J. Edmund and Kathryn Bradley award for Excellence in Pediatrics.
Dr. Miller is a medical contributor for Fox News and a regular blogger for Dr. Manny Alvarez, the managing editor of health news at Foxnews.com. She will be completing a Health Journalism rotation with ABC news in the spring. Her interests include early childhood development and health literacy. Her passion is utilizing medical journalism as a way to raise social awareness for salient pediatric health topics.