Dominique Williams, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 06/01/2020

Dr. Dominique Williams works with The Center for Healthy Weight and Nutrition at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and also serves as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Her teaching activities include coordinating and precepting electives within the Center for Healthy Weight for medical students and residents.  She also serves as mentor to female residents, pre-medical, and medical students; as well as visiting students in the Nationwide Children’s URM and SEARCH clinical externship or educational programsDr. Williams was recently appointed to the Council on Concerns of Women Physicians by the President of the National Medical Association (NMA); and locally serves on the Executive Board of the Columbus Chapter of the NMA. She has particular interest in the impact of social determinants of health on weight management; and the intersectionality of weight bias and food insecurity. Prior to working at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Dr. Williams practiced in coastal Virginia in a multidisciplinary pediatric weight management program where she also served as faculty in the Department of Pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School.  A native of Akron, Ohio Dr. Williams earned a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from Case Western Reserve University; Doctor of Medicine from Wright State University School of Medicine; and a Master of Public Health in Nutrition from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She completed her internship and residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr. Williams is board certified in Pediatrics and Obesity Medicine and is an active member of the Obesity Medicine Association serving on both the CME Overview and Pediatric Committees.

 

Dominique R. Williams, MD, MPH, FAAP, Dipl ABOM