Associate Professor of Bioethics and Humanities and of Pediatrics
Upstate Medical University
Dr. Amy Caruso Brown is an Associate Professor of Bioethics and Humanities and of Pediatrics at SUNY Upstate Medical University, where she directs bioethics and health systems science education for medical students and leads the Upstate Bias Checklist Project. Her other research interests include the role of social justice in professional identity formation in medicine and the impact of social media on trust and the family-provider relationship. Dr. Caruso Brown is a graduate of the University of Virginia (BA, 2002), the University of Oxford (MSc in Medical Anthropology, 2008), Emory University (MD, 2008), and the University of Colorado (MS, 2014). She completed graduate medical training in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (2008-2009) and the Children’s Hospital Colorado (2009-2014). She is currently board-certified in general pediatrics, pediatric hematology/oncology and healthcare ethics consultation.