Dina is a board certified pediatrician at Pediatric Associates of NYC and at NYU Langone Medical Center. She has received numerous research awards, along with Patient's Choice Award (2008 to 2012) and compassionate doctor recognition (2010, 2012). She was honored in 2014 and 2015 as a New York Rising Star and in 2016 as a New York Super Doctor. Dina currently serves as a pediatric expert on nutrition for The Bump's Real Answers and is the co-author of The Pediatrician's Guide to Feeding Babies and Toddlers, a comprehensive manual written by a team of medical, nutrition, and culinary experts (www.pediatriciansguide.com).
She is dedicated to educating parents on baby and toddler nutrition and gives talks to parent groups throughout New York. She attended Barnard College, graduated summa cum laude and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society, and went on to attend medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her pediatric residency at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore and her hematology/oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.