Mysheika Williams Roberts, MD, MPH

Assistant Health Commissioner, Medical Director

Dr. Mysheika Williams Roberts joined Columbus Public Health in 2006. A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Roberts has extensive public health experience. Most recently, she served as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, investigating outbreaks in Ohio and conducting epidemiologic investigations.

Dr. Roberts served as the medical director of the Eastern Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinic at the Baltimore (Maryland) City Health Department. In addition to overseeing the clinic and providing direct services to clients, she instituted a hepatitis screening initiative and was responsible for a new hepatitis vaccine program. She also served as clinical instructor at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Dr. Roberts completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical System and currently holds an Ohio medical license. In addition to her medical degree from the University of Maryland, she also received a Master of Public Health from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Arts-Psychology from the University of California at Berkeley.