Child Abuse Pediatrics


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of Nebraska College of Medicine


Boston Children's Hospital

Board Certifications





Dr. Laub is a child abuse pediatrician at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical assistant professor at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

She also has an interest in medical education and serves as the program director for the Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellowship at UC San Diego.

Board certified in pediatrics and child abuse pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics, she completed her residency at the Boston Combined Residency Program and completed her fellowship in child abuse pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. During this time, she earned a Masters in Science and Health Policy Research.

Dr. Laub's research interests include improving health care delivery models for children who are victims of abuse, utilizing clinical decision support tools to detect victims of abuse and evaluating telehealth opportunities to reach high-risk populations.

She has published multiple articles, book chapters and reviews on child abuse and neglect.


Impact of Child Abuse Clinical Pathways on Skeletal Survey Performance in High-Risk Infants
Stavas N, Paine C, Song L, Shults J, Wood J

Perceptions of caregivers and adolescents of the use of telemedicine for the child sexual abuse examination
Stavas N, Shea J, Keddem S, Wood J, Orji W, Cullen C, Scribano P

Understanding the Health Needs and Priorities of People Who Access Comprehensive Harm Reduction Programs
Chhabra M, Stavas N, Vij N, Kumar E, Shea JA

Methamphetamine-associated pulseless electrical activity in a young child
Tsai C, Quidgley-Martin M, Laub N, Polsky TG, Osterhoudt KC

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