Tara Greendyk, M.D. is an outpatient pediatrician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics with the UT Austin Dell Medical School Pediatric Residency Program at CommUnity Care East Austin. She attended medical school at Rutgers University - New Jersey Medical School and completed her pediatric residency training at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center in 2007.
Greendyk's commitment to underserved and vulnerable populations has characterized her career. She and her family relocated to Austin in July 2009, where she has been committed to the education and shaping of future pediatricians, as well as to the needs of disenfranchised populations at CommUnity Care East Austin Clinic. Greendyk has particular interests in the special and specific needs of immigrant children and families, as well as caring for those living in poverty with and without complex medical conditions. She and her co-faculty were instrumental in implementing screening for postpartum depression in the primary care pediatric setting at East Austin Clinic, and she has a particular passion for early childhood brain development and adverse childhood experiences.