Robin Dawson, MD graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She continued her education at The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, receiving the degree of Doctor of Medicine in 1987. In 1990, Dr. Dawson completed her internship and residency in Pediatrics at The Babies Hospital, curently known as Morgan Stanley's Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian. In 1990-1991, Dr. Dawson served as an Instructor in Clinical Pediatrics at Columbia University-The Babies Hospital and St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center.
Since 1992, Dr. Dawson has been a Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester-Golisano Children's Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Dawson is Board Certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine as a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics. She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.