CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSCaren E. Gellin, M.D.(Pronouns: she/her/hers)Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 275-2821Administrative: (585) 275-0747A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777-RRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor - Department of Pediatrics , General Pediatrics (SMD) Patient Care SettingPediatricsBiographyMy passions include caring for children to improve their overall health and teaching trainees and other healthcare providers. As a pediatrician, I enjoy working with children and their families to provide guidance during a child's development, appropriate treatment during illness, and support throughout. My approach is to work in partnership with my patients, families, and the community to help each individual be as healthy as possible. I love to teach and include it in my practice as well as my education work with the University spanning from medical students and residents to faculty and other healthcare providers. My scholarly work focuses on medical education particularly residency training, community-level advocacy, physician wellness, and supporting diversity. .Professional BackgroundAfter graduating from SUNY at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Dr. Caren Gellin completed her pediatric residency and chief residency at the University of Rochester in 2008 before staying on as a faculty member. Her initial interest focused around utilizing simulation for medical education. During additional training through the University of Rochester Medical Center's Dean's Teaching Fellowship, she created an interprofessional Simulation Instructor Course. Her academic work has focused on medical education including medical students, residents, and faculty development. Currently, Dr. Gellin is the Pediatric Residency Program Director and a pediatrician at Golisano Children's Hospital Pediatric Practice.ResearchDr. Gellin's scholarly interest focuses on pediatric medical education across the continuum from training to faculty development. Specific concentrations include interactive teaching modalities, feedback and assessment, and faculty development surrounding medical education. In addition, Dr. Gellin is interested in community-level advocacy, physician wellness, and supporting diversity.CredentialsSpecialtiesPediatrics - American Board of PediatricsEducation2004MD | SUNY State University of New York-Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (USA)Post-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/2005 - 06/30/2008Residency in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center06/15/2004 - 06/30/2005Internship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical CenterAwards2016Northeast Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA) Innovation in Medical Education Award2016Morning Report MVP2012 - 2013Outstanding Community Faculty Teaching AwardSponsor: URMC Pediatric Residency Program2007 - 2008House Staff Teaching AwardSponsor: University of Rochester Pediatric Residency Program2004Alpha Omega AlphaVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles5/24/2022Reinish AL, Greenberg KB, Baldwin CD, Gellin CE, Robbins BW, Jones MR. "Teaching medical students to provide confidential care for adolescents in an electronic healthcare environment: An introductory health information technology curriculum." Academic pediatrics.. 2022 May 24; Epub 2022 May 24. 10/1/2020Hilgenberg SL, Frintner MP, Blankenburg RL, Haftel HM, Gellin CE. "Categorical Pediatric Residency Program Curriculum Needs: A Study of Graduating Residents and Residency Program Leadership." Academic pediatrics.. 2020 Oct 1; Epub 2020 Oct 01. 3/2019Gellin CE. "Urinary Tract Stones." Pediatrics in review. 2019 Mar; 40(3):154-156. Epub 2019 Mar 01. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Caren E. Gellin, M.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Caren E. Gellin, M.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.