Dr. Cothran joined Pediatric Associates in summer 2017. She resides in Short Pump, Virginia, with her husband, Gregg. They were recently married in summer 2017 and are enjoying settling into life as newlyweds. Dr. Cothran completed her residency in Pediatrics at Duke Children’s Hospital in Durham, North Carolina. During her time at Duke Children’s, Dr. Cothran received the Appleseed Award for her mentorship and teaching of medical students. Dr. Cothran received her medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine. She considers herself a “double Hoo” – she also received her undergraduate degree in biochemistry from UVA. Dr. Cothran is originally from Midlothian, VA, and she enjoys jogging, reading, biking, and spending time with her family.