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Professor (Research) of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Research focuses on developmental, cognitive and psychosocial factors involved in adolescents? and young adults? health-related decision-making, perceptions of risk and vulnerability, health communication and risk behavior. My research has focused on understanding and reducing health risk behaviors such as tobacco use, alcohol and marijuana use, risky driving, and risky sexual behavior.
Katherine Bell Hill
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Female athlete triad, Primary care of the young athlete, Adolescent medicine, Eating disorders
Clinical Professor, Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Access to health care services for adolescents.
Mental Health Financing.
Marron and Mary Elizabeth Kendrick Professor in Pediatrics, Emerita
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Research focus is on the health problems of adolescent women, with particular emphasis on the interaction of psychosocial phenomena with biologic features of the second decade of life. The effects of eating disorders on reproductive physiology, bone density and growth is one example of this interest. Pregnancy prevention and medication compliance in adolescents are other research interests.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Pediatric liver transplant, outcomes, adherence, transition, liver failure