Laurie Miller

MD, Professor of Paediatrics, Tufts University, USA

Laurie C. Miller M.D. is Adjunct Professor of Paediatrics, Nutrition, and Child Development, Tufts University (Boston, USA) and Senior Consultant to the National Center for Adoption and Permanency. She has published >125 peer-reviewed articles and >40 chapters related to paediatrics, international child health and international adoption, and two books (Handbook of International Adoption Medicine, Oxford University Press, and Encyclopaedia of Adoption [with C. Adamec], Facts on File). She worked as a paediatric consultant in 18 countries, including directing a long-term NIH-funded program to improve outcomes for children in Russian orphanages. She has worked on child nutrition programs in Nepal since 2000, funded by USAID. She is currently a visiting professor in the Department of Child Psychiatry at Ste. Anne’s Hospital and the International Adoption Clinic at Necker Hospital in Paris. She is currently based in Paris as a researcher and paediatrician in the adoption consultation services of the Department of Child Psychiatry at Ste. Anne’s Hospital and at Necker Hôpital Enfants Malades.