EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Barnard College, Columbia University , 1984 , New York , NY

Medical School

  • Harvard Medical School , 1988 , Boston , MA

Internship

Pediatrics
  • Children's Hospital , 1989 , Philadelphia , PA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , 1991 , Philadelphia , PA

Fellowship

Adolescent Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1992 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Editorial: COVID catastrophe. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2021 08 01; 33(4):343-344. View abstract
  2. The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Number of Adolescents/Young Adults Seeking Eating Disorder-Related Care. J Adolesc Health. 2021 10; 69(4):660-663. View abstract
  3. COVID-19 and eating disorder and mental health concerns in patients with eating disorders. J Eat Disord. 2021 Jul 02; 9(1):80. View abstract
  4. Access to care and worsening eating disorder symptomatology in youth during the COVID-19 pandemic. J Eat Disord. 2021 Jun 10; 9(1):69. View abstract
  5. The Association of Malnutrition, illness duration, and pre-morbid weight status with anxiety and depression symptoms in adolescents and young adults with restrictive eating disorders: a cross-sectional study. J Eat Disord. 2021 May 17; 9(1):60. View abstract
  6. Editorial: Confidentiality: opening the door to optimal adolescent healthcare. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2020 08; 32(4):453-454. View abstract
  7. How do you define recovery? A qualitative study of patients with eating disorders, their parents, and clinicians. Int J Eat Disord. 2020 08; 53(8):1209-1218. View abstract
  8. "It'd Be Great to Have the Options There": A Mixed-Methods Study of Gender Identity Questions on Clinic Forms in a Primary Care Setting. J Adolesc Health. 2020 10; 67(4):590-596. View abstract
  9. Editorial: Media magic or mayhem? Curr Opin Pediatr. 2019 08; 31(4):433-434. View abstract
  10. Personal Phone Calls Lead to Decreased Rates of Missed Appointments in an Adolescent/Young Adult Practice. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2019 Jul-Aug; 4(4):e192. View abstract
  11. Effect of Hospitalization on Percent Median Body Mass Index at One Year, in Underweight Youth With Restrictive Eating Disorders. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Sep; 61(3):310-316. View abstract
  12. Development of a Standardized Kalamazoo Communication Skills Assessment Tool for Radiologists: Validation, Multisource Reliability, and Lessons Learned. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Aug; 209(2):351-357. View abstract
  13. History of Overweight/Obesity as Predictor of Care Received at 1-year Follow-Up in Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa or Atypical Anorexia Nervosa. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Jun; 60(6):674-679. View abstract
  14. Implementation and Evaluation of Two Educational Strategies to Improve Screening for Eating Disorders in Pediatric Primary Care. J Adolesc Health. 2017 May; 60(5):606-611. View abstract
  15. Binge-eating disorder: emerging treatments for a new diagnosis. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016 08; 28(4):415-20. View abstract
  16. Investing in adolescent healthcare: reducing risk for global impact. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016 08; 28(4):413-4. View abstract
  17. Practice-Based Quality Improvement Collaborative to Increase Chlamydia Screening in Young Women. Pediatrics. 2016 05; 137(5). View abstract
  18. Conversations with teens: keeping it in the comfort zone. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 27(4):419-20. View abstract
  19. Use of Psychopharmacologic Medications in Adolescents With Restrictive Eating Disorders: Analysis of Data From the National Eating Disorder Quality Improvement Collaborative. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Jul; 57(1):66-72. View abstract
  20. Predictors of outcome at 1 year in adolescents with DSM-5 restrictive eating disorders: report of the national eating disorders quality improvement collaborative. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Dec; 55(6):750-6. View abstract
  21. Following the right pathway: evidence-based guidelines in adolescent healthcare. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2014 Aug; 26(4):405-6. View abstract
  22. Building a strong healthcare infrastructure for adolescents. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2013 Aug; 25(4):437-8. View abstract
  23. Preserving adolescents' reproductive health services safety net. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2012 Aug; 24(4):437-8. View abstract
  24. An eleven site national quality improvement evaluation of adolescent medicine-based eating disorder programs: predictors of weight outcomes at one year and risk adjustment analyses. J Adolesc Health. 2011 Dec; 49(6):594-600. View abstract
  25. Youth, risks, and chronic illness. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2011 Aug; 23(4):365-6. View abstract
  26. The timing of transition: where should the line be drawn? Acta Paediatr. 2011 Jul; 100(7):958-9. View abstract
  27. Youth development and strength-based adolescent preventive care. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2010 Aug; 22(4):387-8. View abstract
  28. BMI report cards: do they make the grade? Curr Opin Pediatr. 2009 Aug; 21(4):429-30. View abstract
  29. Restrictive eating disorders: ancient challenges, new solutions. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Aug; 20(4):373-4. View abstract
  30. Clinical practice guidelines for treating restrictive eating disorder patients during medical hospitalization. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Aug; 20(4):390-7. View abstract
  31. Variations in admission practices for adolescents with anorexia nervosa: a North American sample. J Adolesc Health. 2008 Nov; 43(5):425-31. View abstract
  32. Irregular menses linked to vomiting in a nonclinical sample: findings from the National Eating Disorders Screening Program in high schools. J Adolesc Health. 2008 May; 42(5):450-7. View abstract
  33. Human papilloma virus vaccine: a new frontier or political controversy? Curr Opin Pediatr. 2007 Aug; 19(4):387-8. View abstract
  34. Adolescent medicine in 2006. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2006 Aug; 18(4):351. View abstract
  35. Adolescent medicine in 2005. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2005 Aug; 17(4):453. View abstract
  36. Follow-up evaluation of a high school eating disorders screening program: knowledge, awareness and self-referral. J Adolesc Health. 2005 Mar; 36(3):208-13. View abstract
  37. Management of anorexia nervosa with exercise and selective serotonergic reuptake inhibitors. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2003 Jun; 15(3):346-7. View abstract
  38. Evidence-based treatment of eating disorders. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2002 Aug; 14(4):379-83. View abstract
  39. Attitudes of female college students toward over-the-counter availability of oral contraceptives. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1997 Nov; 10(4):203-7. View abstract
  40. Adolescent medicine. Curr Opin Pediatr. 1996 Aug; 8(4):299-300. View abstract
  41. Follow-up of pregnant teens at a hospital-based clinic. J Adolesc Health. 1995 Sep; 17(3):193-7. View abstract