Natasha Rybak, MD

Position: Assistant Professor of Medicine and Infectious Disease

Natasha Rybak, MD trained in the field of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Rhode Island Hospital/Hasbro Children’s Hospital.  She then joined the Division of Infectious Diseases in July 2016 as an attending in adult and pediatric infectious diseases at The Miriam Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital. Dr. Rybak received her medical degree from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University as part of the Brown-Dartmouth medical program in 2007. She then stayed on at Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University to complete her residency in Combined Medicine and Pediatrics in 2011 followed by Fellowship in Combined Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, which she completed in 2016. Dr. Rybak’s clinical and research interests are in global health with a specific interest in tuberculosis (TB), HIV and TB, and multi-drug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis among adults and children in Eastern Europe. She helped to create the Brown University Ukraine Collaboration, a global health initiative program at Brown University to address these issues of TB, TB/HIV co-infection and MDR-TB in Ukraine. She will also serve as the Medical Director of the RISE TB Clinic.