About Me

Rebecca E. Meyer, M.D. is a board-eligible neonatologist at the Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach. 

After earning her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Meyer completed an internship and residency in pediatrics at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.  She performed her fellowship at LAC + USC Medical Center and the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles (CHLA). Additionally, Dr. Meyer received a Master of Education at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Dr. Meyer is board-certified in pediatrics and board-eligible in neonatology.

Dr. Meyer’s research interests lie with lumbar puncture in the NICU and patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) for extremely preterm infants. Her work has been presented at medical conferences.

During her fellowship, she was a clinical instructor of pediatrics at Keck School of Medicine at USC; a District IX Fellow Representative & Board Member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section of Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine; and a Neonatal Fellow Representative for Education Committee, LA County Hospital + USC Medical Center. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics; member of the AAP Section on Perinatal Pediatrics and AAP Trainers; and Early Career Neonatologists Group (TECaN).

In her free time, Dr. Meyer enjoys traveling, cooking, hiking, and dreaming of the dog she will have someday.

Areas of Interest:
  • Growth and Nutrition in Preterm Infants
  • Invasive / Non-invasive Ventilation
  • Neonatal Resuscitation


Provider Specialty

Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics


Medical Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA

Master of Education

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles CA

Residency – Pediatrics

Children’s National Medical Center, Washington D.C.

Fellowship – Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

LA County + University of Southern California Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles (CHLA); Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California

Locations & Affiliations