Sarabeth Broder-Fingert, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

MD, New York University
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MA, Wesleyan University




Sarabeth Broder-Fingert, MD, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Boston University School of Medicine. She is a national expert on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) disparities, and is PI on multiple R01 awards from the National Institute of Mental Health to study disparities in ASD and other behavioral health conditions. She is a founding member of the NIMH Autism Spectrum Disorder Pediatric, Early Detection, Engagement and Services (ASD PEDS) Network. She is passionate about developing and testing interventions to help improve the lives of children at risk and also understanding how and why these interventions are implemented.

2011 Massachusetts General Hospital: Excellence in Action Award
2011 Advocacy Institute, American Academy of Pediatrics: John Lewey Scholarship
2010 Cambridge Hospital: Advocacy Award
2010 Advocacy Institute, American Academy of Pediatrics: Community Advocacy Award
2009 New York University: Constantine Award for Outstanding Thesis in OBGYN
2009 NYU School of Medicine: Bronfman Jewish Fellowship
2008 Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory: The Genome Access Course
2008 New York University: Presidential Service Award
2008 NYU School of Medicine: Saul J. Farber Student Abstract Award in Public Health
2007 New York University: Presidential Service Award
2003 Foundation for Women's Wellness: Ruth Grau Zises Women’s Health Research Award
2002 Howard Hughes Medical Institute: Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship



Evaluating Implementation of a Patient Navigator Intervention to Improve Access to Diagnostics an…
09/26/2016 - 08/31/2021 (PI)
NIH-NIMH
1K23MH109673-01A1

An Ethnographic Study of Emergency Department Encounters for Patients with ASD
01/01/2019 - 12/31/2020 (PI)
Organization for Autism Research

Assessing Usability of mHealth Autism Screeners in the Medically Underserved
06/05/2019 - 03/31/2020 (PI)
Oregon Health and Science University NIH-NIMH

Janey Scholars Program
06/10/2019 - 08/16/2019 (PI)
Boston Foundation

Pilot Project on Facilitating management of overweight and obesity in Children with autism in pr…
07/01/2017 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
UMASS Worcester HRSA

Patient Navigation to Improve Access to Adolescent Addiction Care at a Safety Net Hospital
05/01/2016 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care (HPHC)

Evaluating the acute care plan for autism: a quality improvement initiative to improve hospital care
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2018 (PI)
Mass General Hosp


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Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
2021 2/2-Testing the impact of early screening on the long-term outcomes of children with ASD 5R01MH121599-02
2020 2/2-Testing the impact of early screening on the long-term outcomes of children with ASD 1R01MH121599-01
2020 2/2-Testing the impact of early screening on the long-term outcomes of children with ASD 1R01MH121599-01
2020 Adapting Family Navigation to Improve Access to Mental Health Services for LGBTQ+ Youth 3R01MH117123-02S1 2
2020 Optimizing a Paraprofessional, Family Partner Navigation Model for Children 5R01MH117123-03 2
2020 Optimizing a Paraprofessional, Family Partner Navigation Model for Children 3R01MH117123-03S1 2
2020 Evaluating Implementation of a Patient Navigator Intervention to Improve Access to Diagnostic and Treatment Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder 5K23MH109673-05 5
2019 Evaluating Implementation of a Patient Navigator Intervention to Improve Access to Diagnostic and Treatment Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder 5K23MH109673-04 5
2018 Evaluating Implementation of a Patient Navigator Intervention to Improve Access to Diagnostic and Treatment Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder 5K23MH109673-03 5
2017 Evaluating Implementation of a Patient Navigator Intervention to Improve Access to Diagnostic and Treatment Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder 5K23MH109673-02 5
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  1. Iannuzzi D, Hall M, Oreskovic NM, Aryee E, Broder-Fingert S, Perrin JM, Kuhlthau KA. Emergency Department Utilization of Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. J Autism Dev Disord. 2021 Mar 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33751374
     
  2. Petruccelli M, Ramella L, Schaefer AJ, Sheldrick RC, Carter AS, Eisenhower A, Broder-Fingert S, Mackie TI. A Taxonomy of Reported Harms in Pediatric Autism Spectrum Disorder Screening: Provider and Parent Perspectives. J Autism Dev Disord. 2021 Mar 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33751375
     
  3. Feinberg E, Augustyn M, Broder-Fingert S, Bennett A, Weitzman C, Kuhn J, Hickey E, Chu A, Levinson J, Sandler Eilenberg J, Silverstein M, Cabral HJ, Patts G, Diaz-Linhart Y, Fernandez-Pastrana I, Rosenberg J, Miller JS, Guevara JP, Fenick AM, Blum NJ. Effect of Family Navigation on Diagnostic Ascertainment Among Children at Risk for Autism: A Randomized Clinical Trial From DBPNet. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Mar 01; 175(3):243-250.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33427861
     
  4. Kuhn J, Levinson J, Udhnani MD, Wallis K, Hickey E, Bennett A, Fenick AM, Feinberg E, Broder-Fingert S. What Happens After a Positive Primary Care Autism Screen Among Historically Underserved Families? Predictors of Evaluation and Autism Diagnosis. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2021 Feb 22.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33631787
     
  5. Broder-Fingert S, Lindly O, Zuckerman KE. Variability in Expenditures for Autism: A Canary in the Coal Mine for Disparities in Care? Psychiatr Serv. 2021 01 01; 72(1):98-99. PMID: 33384002
     
  6. Zuckerman KE, Broder-Fingert S, Sheldrick RC. To reduce the average age of autism diagnosis, screen preschoolers in primary care. Autism. 2021 02; 25(2):593-596.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33126817
     
  7. Hickey E, Sheldrick RC, Kuhn J, Broder-Fingert S. A commentary on interpreting the United States preventive services task force autism screening recommendation statement. Autism. 2021 02; 25(2):588-592.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32921149
     
  8. Broder-Fingert S, Mateo C, Zuckerman KE. Structural Racism and Autism. Pediatrics. 2020 09; 146(3). PMID: 32839244
     
  9. Walls M, Curtin C, Phillips S, Eliasziw M, Jackel C, Must A, Bandini L, Broder-Fingert S. Developmental-Behavioral Pediatricians' Diagnosis and Coding of Overweight and Obesity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2020 05; 41(4):258-264. PMID: 32040046
     
  10. Moullin JC, Dickson KS, Stadnick NA, Albers B, Nilsen P, Broder-Fingert S, Mukasa B, Aarons GA. Ten recommendations for using implementation frameworks in research and practice. Implement Sci Commun. 2020; 1:42. PMID: 32885199
     
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autism
Disparities, Health Care
behavioral health
implementation science

I am an autism disparities, health services, and implementation science investigator with multiple R01 awards from the national institute of mental health. I am interested in both career and research mentorship.

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