15112-Hibbard, Roberta

Roberta A. Hibbard, MD

Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics

RI XE040
575 Riley Hospital Drive

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Roberta Hibbard, M.D. is Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of Child Protection Programs. She is active in numerous efforts to improve the knowledge, communication and coordination of services when child maltreatment is suspected. These include the Indiana Children’s Justice Act Task Force, Indiana State Child Fatality Review Team, Marion County Child Protection Team, the Ray Helfer Society and the International Society on the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. She has received numerous awards for her dedicated work including the IUPUI Chancellor’s Award for Civic Engagement; The Commissioner’s Award, USHHSA; the Tony and Mary Hulman Health Achievement Award from the Indiana Public Health Foundation; Health Care Hero (Indiana Business Journal); Trustee Teaching Award (IU School of Medicine); Virginia Wagner, MD Award (Indiana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics) and the Kathleen Galbraith Award (Indiana State Medical Association).

Titles & Appointments

  • Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics
  • Division Chief, Child Protection Program
  • Education
    1985 Fellowship University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
    1983 Residency University of California at Irvine
    1980 MD Case Western Reserve University
    1976 MS University of California, Los Angeles
    1975 BA University of California, Irvine
    1975 BS University of California, Irvine
  • Professional Organizations
    Academic Pediatric Association
    Academy on Violence and Abuse
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
    Indiana State Medical Association
    International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
    Ray Helfer Society
    Society for Pediatric Research
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Child Abuse Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
  • Clinical Interests

    Physical abuse, sexual abuse, multidisciplinary education.

  • Awards
    Desc: Trustee Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2006-05-01
    Org: Indiana University School of Medicine
    Desc: Trustees Teaching Award
    Scope: School
    Date: 2006-01-01
    Org: Indiana University School of Medicine
    Desc: Trustees Teaching Award
    Scope: School
    Date: 2005-01-01
    Org: Indianapolis Business Journal
    Desc: Health Care Heroes, Community Achievement in Health Care Finalist
    Scope: State
    Org: IUPUI
    Desc: Chancellor’s Faculty Award for Excellence in Civic Engagement
    Scope: Campus
    Org: Indiana State Medical Association
    Desc: Dr. Kathleen Galbraith Legacy Leadership Award
    Scope: State

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