Soumitri Sil, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA and Clinical Psychologist in the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. She is the Founder and Director of the Aflac Pediatric Psychology Clinic, an outpatient therapy program for children, adolescents, and families receiving care within the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. Through this program, she is committed to providing evidence-based care to support the health and well-being of our youth and their families. Her research and clinical expertise in pediatric pain management focuses on the development and evaluation of behavioral interventions to promote the health and functioning of children and adolescents with complex chronic pain conditions. Her broad research interest centers on the assessment and treatment of chronic pain in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease funded by the National Institutes of Health.    

Soumitri’s creative healing: hiking, walking her dog every day, music, baking (and distributing her goodies to others)