Hilary Y. Robbins, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (in Pediatrics) at CUMC
Hilary Y. Robbins, MD

Hilary Y. Robbins, MD earned her BA from Yale University and MD from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She completed her training in Internal Medicine, followed by a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, at Columbia University Medical Center. Her fourth year of fellowship was supported by a grant from the Stony Wold-Herbert Fund.

She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine. She joined the faculty in the Lung Transplant Program at Columbia as an assistant professor in 2010. Her professional society memberships include the American Thoracic Society, the American College of Chest Physicians, and the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Education and Training

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Honors and Awards

  • 1999 BA awarded, cum laude, Yale University
  • 2008 American Society of Transplantation, Travel Grant
  • 2009-2010 Stony Wold-Herbert Fund Fellowship


  • Yegen, H, Lederer, D, Wilt, J, Barr, G, D'ovidio, F, Arcasoy, S, Sonett, J, Kawut, S. Risk factors for venous thromboembolism after lung transplantation. Chest. 132(2):547-53; 2007 Aug.
  • Robbins, HY, Arcasoy, SM. Recipient Management Pre-Transplant. In W.T. Vigneswaran and E.R. Garrity (Eds.), Lung Transplantation. New York, NY: Informa Heathcare USA, Inc. 2011.
  • Robbins, HY, Arcasoy, SM. Malignancies following lung transplantation. Clin Chest Med. 32 (2): 343-55. 2011.