We are pleased to announce the addition of acclaimed Psychiatrist Dr. Taliba Foster to our medical team at Tri County Pain Management Centers.
Taliba M. Foster, M.D ’88 graduated from The Agnes Irwin School, received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and performed postgraduate work at Columbia University. After graduation, Taliba oversaw the development and implementation of clinical protocols at Sloan-Kettering Hospital, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, and Rockefeller University Hospital in New York City. She was also very active in the private sector as a clinical consultant.
Taliba attended the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and after graduation was accepted into a psychiatric residency program at New York Medical College. After studying Adult Psychiatry, Taliba elected to complete a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she served as Chief Fellow and was awarded by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. She was also elected to the President’s Council on Future Leadership of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry.
Taliba has several major committee assignments, including the American Medical Association’s Minority Consortium, and is an active member of the National Leadership Summit on Health Disparities, Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust. She is currently a member of the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Leadership and a Trustee at the Agnes Irwin School.
Taliba is presently a Medical Director at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she leads a team who oversees the care of over 400,000 children.
At Tri County Pain Management Centers, Dr. Foster will be helping patients who suffer from depression, anxiety, PTSD, and the symptoms associated with head injuries.