Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Maria H Rahmandar, MD

Maria H Rahmandar, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine) and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Rahmandar is an attending physician in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Lurie Children's, the Medical Director of the Substance Use & Prevention Program, and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, with a secondary appointment in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She is board-certified in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. She joined the faculty at Lurie Children's Hospital in 2017, and her interests include adoles...[Read full text]Dr. Rahmandar is an attending physician in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Lurie Children's, the Medical Director of the Substance Use & Prevention Program, and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, with a secondary appointment in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She is board-certified in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. She joined the faculty at Lurie Children's Hospital in 2017, and her interests include adolescent substance use, mental health and long-acting reversible contraception.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Research interests include prevention, treatment, education and advocacy around adolescent and young adult substance use.

Clinical Focus

Clinical interests include adolescent substance use, mental health and long-acting reversible contraception.

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Baylor Coll of Med (2011)
  • Residency: Vanderbilt University, Pediatrics (2014)
  • Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Adolescent Medicine (2017)
  • Board Certification: Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics

Contact

312-227-6800

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 161
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611