Dr. Sutherland received her medical degree from the State University of New York at the Buffalo School of Medicine. She completed her internship and pediatric residency at Virginia Commonwealth University’s Medical College of Virginia and is designated a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). Dr. Sutherland joined Associates in Pediatrics in July of 2003. She recently received an award from the American Academy for Pediatrics for 2010 – 2012 for exceeding the national physician continuing education requirements. Dr. Sutherland was highlighted in an article in Top Docs of Richmond Magazine in April of 2012. She is also a member of the Shady Grove YMCA where she serves on the Board of Management. At the YMCA, Dr. Sutherland is the Chair of the healthy living committee and executive committee. She has been working to promote exercise, health, and nutrition in our community.