Dr. Susan Ball is Assistant Director of the Bernbaum Unit, Center for Special Studies at New York Presbyterian Hospital. She has worked as a clinician caring for patients with HIV/AIDS for over twenty years.
Dr. Ball is also the primary investigator for an NIH-sponsored K07 grant titled, "For the Sake of the Students: Enhancing the Teaching of Behavioral and Social Sciences in the Medical School".
Dr. Ball received her Medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1985 and trained in Internal Medicine at the Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY. She received a Masters of Public Health from Columbia University in 1990 and a Masters of Science in Narrative Medicine from Columbia in 2009.