Meet Our Team
Tara Anne Matthews, M.D.
Tara Anne Matthews, M.D., joined the New Jersey Language and Autism Genetics Study led by Dr. Linda Brustowicz in the Department of Genetics, Rutgers University in 2013 as a clinician, taking histories and performing physicals. A life-long New Jersey resident, Tara is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, and St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. She completed her Pediatric Residency at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and trained in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/Children's Specialized Hospital. She has over 20 years of experience working with young children in a variety of social, educational and clinical settings, and has a special interest in Autism and Asperger's Disorder.