Dr. Thomas received her Bachelor’s Degree from Purdue University and her M.D. from Indiana University School of Medicine. She completed pediatric residency training at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL and then returned to Indiana University School of Medicine for neonatal-perinatal medicine fellowship. During her training, Dr. Thomas also completed a fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology and studied methadone metabolism in neonates and its association to neonatal abstinence syndrome. She has developed and implemented a clinical guideline for the pharmacologic management of neonatal abstinence syndrome with the goal of standardizing care and improving outcomes for this population of newborns. Dr. Thomas is also interested in comprehensive care for families of newborns with prenatally diagnosed conditions, from multi-disciplinary prenatal counseling to delivery room management.