EDUCATION

Graduate Degree

  • Yale University , 2006 , New Haven , CT

Medical School

  • University of Michigan Medical School , 2011 , Ann Arbor , MI

Internship

  • Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University , 2012 , Providence , RI

Residency

  • Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University , 2014 , Providence , RI

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2017 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine
  • Safe Zone Trained

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. The interaction of sexual orientation and provider-patient communication on sexual and reproductive health in a sample of U.S. women of diverse sexual orientations. Patient Educ Couns. 2021 May 16. View abstract
  2. Addressing Legislation That Restricts Access to Care for Transgender Youth. Pediatrics. 2021 05; 147(5). View abstract
  3. Eating disorder screening and treatment experiences in transgender and gender diverse young adults. Eat Behav. 2021 04; 41:101517. View abstract
  4. Clinical Characteristics, Experiences, and Outcomes of Transgender Patients With Cancer. JAMA Oncol. 2021 Jan 01; 7(1):e205671. View abstract
  5. Primary Care for Transgender Adolescents and Young Adults in Rhode Island: An Analysis of the all Payers Claims Database. J Adolesc Health. 2021 03; 68(3):472-479. View abstract
  6. Gender Expression, Peer Victimization, and Disordered Weight-Control Behaviors Among U.S. High School Students. J Adolesc Health. 2021 06; 68(6):1148-1154. View abstract
  7. Adolescent body image: influencing factors and the clinician's role. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2020 08; 32(4):455-460. 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. DXA in Children and Adolescents. J Clin Densitom. 2021 Jan-Mar; 24(1):28-35. View abstract
  10. Sexual orientation-related disparities in healthcare access in three cohorts of U.S. adults. Prev Med. 2020 03; 132:105999. View abstract
  11. Intrauterine Devices in Gender Minority Youth: An Option to Decrease Dysphoria and Unintended Pregnancies. J Adolesc Health. 2019 07; 65(1):3-4. View abstract
  12. Transgender Adolescents' Experiences in Primary Care: A Qualitative Study. J Adolesc Health. 2019 09; 65(3):344-349. View abstract
  13. A survey of physician practices on the inpatient medical stabilization of patients with avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder. J Eat Disord. 2018; 6:22. View abstract
  14. Experiences With Querying Gender Identity Across Seven Adolescent Medicine Sites. J Adolesc Health. 2018 10; 63(4):506-508. View abstract
  15. No Matter Where, Adolescent Sexual Health Is Everyone's Job. Hosp Pediatr. 2018 04; 8(4):239-241. View abstract
  16. Beyond the Binary: Differences in Eating Disorder Prevalence by Gender Identity in a Transgender Sample. Transgend Health. 2018; 3(1):17-23. View abstract
  17. The Authors reply. J Adolesc Health. 2017 11; 61(5):663-664. View abstract
  18. Adolescent Gynecomastia. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2017 Jun; 14(4):371-377. View abstract
  19. Disordered Weight Management Behaviors, Nonprescription Steroid Use, and Weight Perception in Transgender Youth. J Adolesc Health. 2017 01; 60(1):17-22. View abstract
  20. Transgender and gender nonconforming adolescent care: psychosocial and medical considerations. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 27(4):421-6. View abstract
  21. Using the hospital as a venue for reproductive health interventions: a survey of hospitalized adolescents. Hosp Pediatr. 2015 Feb; 5(2):67-73. View abstract