Dr. Jennifer Mohr Hyde was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She lived in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Japan before moving to Washington, DC at the age of eight. She graduated from Albert Einstein High School in Montgomery County, Maryland and went on to Duke University. She graduated from Duke in 1994 with honors in Biology and a Women’s Studies double major.
Dr. Hyde received her MD degree at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. At Stanford, she met her husband, Peter Hyde, then a Ph.D. student in Neuroscience, now a science teacher at The Roxbury Latin School in West Roxbury.
Dr. Hyde has done biomedical research in the area of HIV immunology at the National Institutes of Health, Duke, Stanford, and in Harare, Zimbabwe. She has been published in two peer-reviewed journal articles. She has also contributed to two books: a collection of essays on women in medicine (This Side of Doctoring: Reflections from Women in Medicine, Eliza Lo Chin, ed.2002) and Primary Care of the Premature Infant, (Dara Brodsky and Mary Ann Ouellette, eds. 2008).
Dr. Hyde completed her pediatric residency training at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center. She joined Westwood-Mansfield Pediatric Associates in 2003 and became a partner in 2006. She directed the renovation of the Mansfield office in 2009.
Her clinical interests include newborn and infant care, breastfeeding, asthma and allergies, and dermatology. She participates actively in the PPOC on the Contracting Committee, co-chairs the IT steering committee and was elected to the Board of Directors in May 2013. Civically, she is on the Board of Directors of the Dedham Community House and is an elected Town Meeting Member in Dedham.
She lives in Dedham with her husband, son William and daughter Lily.