Sara A. Tepperberg, MD MPH

Clinical Associate Professor, Family Medicine

Sara Tepperberg


Dr. Tepperberg is the Residency Program Director for the Department of Family Medicine. Prior to this she has led residency and faculty initiatives for this department as both an Associate Program Director and Academic Site Director for the Codman Square Health Center residency practice. She has practiced Family Medicine at the Codman Square Health Center since 1996. She graduated from Cornell University and received her M.D. degree from the State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn. She completed her residency training at the Brown University Family Practice Residency Program. Dr. Tepperberg completed a fellowship in Preventive Medicine at Carney Hospital and the Harvard School of Public Health. Suki is board certified in both Family Medicine and General Preventive Medicine. Areas of expertise and teaching include Family Centered Care, Community Medicine and Engagement, Childhood Obesity Prevention, and Group Medical Visits. Her academic efforts have focused on social justice and innovation for a diverse and representative physician work force.

Other Positions

  • Codman Square Health Center


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center, MD
  • Harvard University, MPH
  • Cornell University, BS


  • Published on 4/15/2022

    Paul A. Ravenna, MD; Santina Wheat, MD, MPH; Fadya El Rayess, MD, MPH; Leon McCrea, II, MD, MPH; A. Ildiko Martonffy, MD; Cara Marshall, MD; Suki Tepperberg, MD, MPH; Rachel S.C. Friedman, MD, MHS; Wendy B. Barr, MD, MPH, MSCE. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Milestones: Creation of a Tool to Evaluate Graduate Medical Education Programs. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2022; 2(14):166-170.

  • Published on 9/1/2019

    Tepperberg S, Barnett KG, Fischer J, Johnson M, Coles S, Hines T. Training Toward Our Future: Questions About Length of Training in Family Medicine Programs. Fam Med. 2019 09; 51(8):636-637. PMID: 31509213.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Wusu MH, Tepperberg S, Weinberg JM, Saper RB. Matching Our Mission: A Strategic Plan to Create a Diverse Family Medicine Residency. Fam Med. 2019 01; 51(1):31-36. PMID: 30633795.

    Read at: PubMed

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