Tracey Cornella-Carlson, MD, CEDS, DFAACAP, is a board-certified child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist, and serves as the medical director of the child and adolescent eating disorder services at Rogers Memorial Hospital. In addition to her leadership role at Rogers, she is an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Her clinical interests involve a wide variety of pediatric healthcare issues, including enhancing doctor-patient communication and addressing comorbid issues in the treatment of eating disorders to improve overall clinical outcomes. She has presented in both regional and national conferences, and has been interviewed by regional newspapers and television news programs on topics related to eating disorders.
After receiving her medical degree from the Chicago Medical School in 1992, Dr. Cornella-Carlson completed a three-year general psychiatry residency and a two-year fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, during which she was chief fellow.
Dr. Cornella-Carlson is a distinguished fellow of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a certified eating disorder specialist through the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp). She was elected as the certification chairperson for the iaedp Heartland Chapter. Dr. Cornella-Carlson is an active member of the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED), having served as a co-chair for the Child and Adolescent Special Interest Group in 2012-2014, and as a mentor for the AED Mentorship Program in 2013. In addition, Dr. Cornella-Carlson has served as an oral board examiner for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in the subspecialty of child and adolescent psychiatry.