Mona S Doss Roberts, DO

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Mona Doss
801 Massachusetts Ave.


Dr. Mona Doss Roberts received her Bachelor of Science from Brandeis University. She received a Masters degree in Medical Science at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and there was undergoing research in immunology of influenza virus with our innate immunity. She completed medical school at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete her residency in Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut. She has been working pediatric primary care at Boston Medical Center since 2016 and enjoys caring for infants, children and young adults. She completed a mini-fellowship in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics from 2018-2019 and has since been specializing in secondary screening of young children with developmental delays. She also spends time working in the GROW clinic as part of a multi-disciplinary team involved in addressing children with feeding and growing difficulties. She completed the Quality Improvement (QI) Hub Improvement Leadership Academy and has since been working as a QI champion in primary care pediatrics. As a New Englander she enjoys, with her family, the beautiful city of Boston and all that New England’s beautiful seasons have to offer!


  • University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, DO


  • Published on 3/29/2024

    Roberts MD, Loubeau JK, Hasan S, Rabin M, Sikov J, Baul TD, Brigham R, Gillooly M, Singh R, Cassidy K, Spencer AE. A Quality Improvement Initiative for Detection of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in an Urban, Academic Safety Net Hospital. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2024 Mar-Apr 01; 45(2):e121-e128. PMID: 38552001.

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  • Published on 5/19/2023

    Roberts MD, Christiansen A, O'Hagan B, Jansen E, Augustyn M. Developmentally-Trained Primary Care Clinicians: A Pipeline to Improved Access? J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2023 Jun-Jul 01; 44(5):e350-e357. PMID: 37205730.

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  • Published on 7/17/2014

    Doss M, Araneta R, Fiel-Gan M, Edelheit B. Cranial nerve VI palsy as an initial presentation of necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis in a 14-year-old female: case report and literature review. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2015 Feb; 44(4):456-60. PMID: 25130755.

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  • Published on 7/1/2013

    Murphy RK, Ketzler L, Rice RD, Johnson SM, Doss MS, Jaccoma EH. Oral glucosamine supplements as a possible ocular hypertensive agent. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul; 131(7):955-7. PMID: 23702812.

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  • Published on 2/15/2012

    Doss M, Ruchala P, Tecle T, Gantz D, Verma A, Hartshorn A, Crouch EC, Luong H, Micewicz ED, Lehrer RI, Hartshorn KL. Hapivirins and diprovirins: novel ?-defensin analogs with potent activity against influenza A virus. J Immunol. 2012 Mar 15; 188(6):2759-68. PMID: 22345650.

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  • Published on 10/6/2009

    Doss M, White MR, Tecle T, Hartshorn KL. Human defensins and LL-37 in mucosal immunity. J Leukoc Biol. 2010 Jan; 87(1):79-92. PMID: 19808939.

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  • Published on 6/15/2009

    Doss M, White MR, Tecle T, Gantz D, Crouch EC, Jung G, Ruchala P, Waring AJ, Lehrer RI, Hartshorn KL. Interactions of alpha-, beta-, and theta-defensins with influenza A virus and surfactant protein D. J Immunol. 2009 Jun 15; 182(12):7878-87. PMID: 19494312.

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  • Published on 7/1/2008

    White MR, Doss M, Boland P, Tecle T, Hartshorn KL. Innate immunity to influenza virus: implications for future therapy. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2008 Jul 01; 4(4):497-514. PMID: 19756245.

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