Indianapolis, IN 46202
Meet Cynthia Robbins: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0q1-cXYv20
Dr. Cynthia Robbins MD MS is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in the IU School of Medicine. Her interests include providing high quality health care services to adolescents in underserved areas, including comprehensive reproductive health care. Clinical services she provides are pediatric and adolescent gynecology and adolescent primary care.
She is board certified in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. She is the director of the resident rotation in adolescent medicine for the pediatrics program at Riley Hospital for Children. She is on the board of directors for the Indiana chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and active in both the North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine. She has served on several state committees as an adolescent health expert as well.
Robbins CL, Fortenberry JD, Roth AM, Ott MA. Pre-Menarchal Girls’ Genital Exam
Experiences. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2012; 51(2): 179-183.
Robbins CL, Schick V, Reece M, Herbenick D, Sanders SA, Dodge B, Fortenberry JD.
Prevalence, Frequency, and Associations of Masturbation with Partnered Sexual Behaviors among US Adolescents. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. 2011; 165(12):1087-1093.
Vilano SE, Robbins CL, Common Prepubertal Vulvar Conditions. Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016; 28(5): 359-365.
Aalsma MC, Robbins CL, Lau KS, Schwartz K (2016). Juvenile Detention and Incarcerated Youth and Young Adults (pp. 646-651). In Neinstein’s Adolescent and Young Adult Health Care A Practical Guide. Philadelphia PA: Wolters Kluwer.
Robbins CL, Rickert V. LEAH Interdisciplinary Training Program. International Journal of
Adolescent Medicine and Health. DOI: 10.1515/ijamh-2016-5009.
Robbins CL, Blythe MJ. When the Pill Isn’t Right: Long-acting Contraception Options for
Adolescents. Contemporary Pediatrics; 2012 Mar; 29(3): 30-38.
Robbins CL, Shew ML. UTIs in Adolescents: Common Infections, Uncommon Challenges.
Contemporary Pediatrics; 2009 Jul; 26(7): 48-54.
Titles & Appointments
- Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics