Colleen Bressler, M.D., is an assistant professor of pediatric emergency medicine and child abuse pediatrics. She studied medicine at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA. She completed her pediatric residency at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville, TN. She then went on to complete a combined Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Child Abuse Pediatrics fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. As faculty at MUSC, she splits her time between taking care of children in the pediatric emergency department and seeing vulnerable children as a child abuse consultant and clinic provider. Outside the hospital, she enjoys spending time with her husband, baking, living near the beach and exploring Charleston.