Carol Roberts Gerson, MD, DBe, FACS, FAAP

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Medicine

Education & Affiliations

M.D., Medical College of Pennsylvania Cum Laude 1972-1976
Certification as a Mental Health Worker, Psychology Deaprtment, Norristown State Mental Hospital, Pennsylvania, 1969-1970
B.A. Psychology, University of Pennsylvania 1965- 1969


Carol Roberts Gerson, M.D., D.Be., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P. is a physician, bioethicist, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at Northwestern University.  Leaving clinical medicine after 26 years in practice as a Pediatric Otolaryngologist at the Children’s Memorial Hospital of Chicago, she earned master’s and doctoral degrees in Bioethics from the Neiswanger Institute of the Stritch School of Medicine of Loyola University Chicago. She teaches bioethics to medical students at Northwestern University.