Roshini Rajapaksa, MD is WNYW-TV/Fox 5's medical correspondent. She contributes feature and informational stories on the latest medical advances and the health care industry to Good Day New York.
Roshini Rajapaksa (Dr. Raj) holds a Medical Degree from New York University School of Medicine and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Harvard College . She is a board certified gastroenterologist and internist practicing at NYU Trinity Center, and is currently an attending physician at NYU Langone Medical Center/Tisch Hospital, where she was the first female gastroenterologist to join the faculty.
Dr. Raj has served as a medical contributor for "The Today Show" and contributing medical editor for Health magazine. She is the author of What the Yuck?! The Freaky & Fabulous Truth About Your Body.
She has also published several research articles in the area of colon cancer screening.