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Ann S Botash, MD

Ann S Botash, MD
Appointed 09/10/01
1254 Weiskotten Hall
766 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Child Abuse Referral and Evaluation (CARE), General Pediatric Division

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Pediatrics


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1990, General Academic Pediatrics
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1989
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 1985

Clinical Interests

  • Child abuse; child advocacy

Education Interests

  • Undergraduate medical education, graduate medical education, interprofessional education and collaborative practice

Research Interests

  • Child abuse, education.

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Child Abuse Pediatrics

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Child Abuse & Neglect


  • Children


  • Child Abuse Medical Examination


  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Onondaga County Pediatric Society

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital

Web Resources


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Research Abstract

Ann S. Botash, MD is Professor of Pediatrics at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Associate Dean for Education and Vice Chair for Educational Affairs at the SUNY Upstate Department of Pediatrics and Clerkship Director. She is Director of the University Hospital's Child Abuse Referral and Evaluation (CARE) program in Syracuse, New York, a founder and Medical Director of the McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center.

In order to better serve all children and adolescents in New York State, Dr. Botash created and is Director of the Child Abuse Medical Provider (CHAMP) Network to educate healthcare professionals in the identification and management of child sexual abuse cases. Dr. Botash has written a primer for medical providers, Evaluating Child Sexual Abuse: Education Manual for Medical Professionals (Johns Hopkins Press; 2000), and many research articles and chapters.

Dr. Botash is a recipient of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association's award for Public Policy and Advocacy. She is President of the Ray Helfer Society (2009-2011), an honorary society for child abuse physicians.


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750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

Main Campus Phone:
315 464-5540

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