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Sarah Armstrong, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Pediatrics and Community/Family Medicine

Duke University

Durham, North Carolina

Chapter 3

 

Holly Baker, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC

Clinical Dietitian

Penn State Hershey Medical Center

Hershey, Pennsylvania

Chapter 5

 

Sarah E. Barlow, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Director of Center for Childhood Obesity at Texas Children's Hospital

Houston, Texas

Chapter 12

 

Amy R. Beck, PhD

Clinical Child Psychologist

Weight Management Program

Center for Children's Healthy Lifestyles & Nutrition

Division of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences

Children's Mercy Hospital

Kansas City, Missouri

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Kansas City, Missouri

Chapter 18

 

Richard E. Boles, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Aurora, Colorado

Chapter 9

 

Christopher Bolling, MD, FAAP

Community Pediatrician

Pediatric Associates, PSC

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Volunteer Associate Professor of Pediatrics

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Cincinnati, Ohio

Chapter 20

 

Eric Bosley, MD

Managing Partner, Pediatric Associates, PSC

Past President of the Kentucky Chapter of the AAP

President of the Kentucky Pediatric Society Foundation

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Chapter 20

 

Adelle Cadieux, PsyD

Pediatric Psychologist

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital Healthy Weight Center

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Chapter 9

 

Gerri Cannon-Smith, MD, MPH

Pediatric Consultant

Innovative Health Strategies

Brandon, Mississippi

Chapter 21

 

Claire K. Dalidowitz, MS, MA, RD, CD-N

Manager, Clinical Nutrition Department

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Hartford, Connecticut

Adjunct Professor of Graduate Nutrition

University of New Haven

West Haven, Connecticut

Chapter 4

 

George A. Datto, MD

Division Chief, Weight Management

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Wilmington, Delaware

Chapter 14

 

Michelle Demeule-Hayes, MS, RD, LDN

Director, Center for Nutritional Rehabilitation

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Baltimore, Maryland

Chapter 5

 

Alicia Dixon Docter, MS, RD, CD

Manager, Clinical Nutrition Ambulatory and Regional Services and Wellness Clinics/Programs

Seattle Children's Hospital

Division of Adolescent Medicine

UW LEAH (University of Washington Leadership Education in Adolescent Health) Faculty

UW School of Nursing—Family and Child Nursing Clinical/Affiliate Faculty

Seattle, Washington

Chapter 6

 

Karen B. Dorsey, MD, PhD

Associate Research Scientist

Yale School of Medicine

New Haven, Connecticut

Chapter 15

 

Kimberly C. Avila Edwards, MD, FAAP

Austin Regional Clinic Kyle Plum Creek

Kyle, Texas

Chapter 17

 

Joey C. Eisenmann, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology

Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan

Chapter 7

 

Ihuoma Eneli, MD, MS

Medical Director, Center for Healthy Weight and Nutrition

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics

The Ohio State University

Columbus, Ohio

Chapter 21

 

Elizabeth Estrada, MD

Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Chapter 13

 

Peg Miller Evans, PhD

Psychologist, Children's Hospital & Medical Center—Eating Disorders Program

Omaha, Nebraska

Chapter 10

 

Ada M. Fenick, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Yale School of Medicine

New Haven, Connecticut

Chapter 15

 

Celia Framson, MPH, RDN, CD

Clinical Pediatric Dietitian

Seattle Children's Hospital

Nutrition Department

Division of Adolescent Medicine

UW LEAH (University of Washington Leadership Education in Adolescent Health) Adjunct Faculty

Seattle, Washington

Chapter 6

 

Bethany J. Gaffka, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Associate Director for Psychological Services

Pediatric Comprehensive Weight Management Center

University of Michigan Health System

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Chapter 8

 

Elizabeth Getzoff-Testa, PhD

Director of Psychology Services for the Weigh Smart Program

Division of Pediatric Psychology/Neuropsychology

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Baltimore, Maryland

Chapter 9

 

Meredith L. Dreyer Gillette, PhD

Associate Director

Center for Children's Healthy Lifestyles & Nutrition

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Divisions of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences and Weight Management

Children's Mercy Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri

Chapter 8

 

Jane Gray, PhD

Director of Behavioral Health

Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity

Dell Children's Hospital of Central Texas

Director of Psychology Training

Texas Child Study Center

Clinical Assistant Professor

UT-Austin Department of Educational Psychology

Austin, Texas

Chapter 10

 

H. Mollie Greves Grow, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University of Washington

Associate Program Director, UW/Seattle Children's Hospital Pediatric Residency Program

Adjunct Assistant Professor, UW School of Public Health

Seattle, Washington

Chapter 19

 

Alma Delia Guerrero, MD, MPH

HS Assistant Clinical Professor

Pediatrics—Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities

Los Angeles, California

Chapter 2

 

Kimberly Guion, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Oregon Health & Science University

Child Development and Rehabilitation Center

Portland, Oregon

Chapter 8

 

Sarah E. Hampl, MD

General Pediatrician, Weight Management

Children's Mercy Kansas City and Center for Children's Healthy Lifestyles & Nutrition

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Kansas City, Missouri

Chapters 1 and 18

 

Sandra G. Hassink, MD

Director, AAP Institute for Healthy Childhood Weight

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus)

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Wilmington, Delaware

Chapters 1, 18, and 22

 

Jeannie S. Huang, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology

Department of Pediatrics

Fellowship Director

Program in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Rady Children's Hospital/University of California San Diego

San Diego, California

Chapter 2

 

Carolyn Jasik, MD

Assistant Professor

Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

University of California, San Francisco

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

San Francisco, California

Chapter 11

 

Kristin Kan, MD, MPH

Clinical Lecturer, Pediatrics

University of Michigan

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Chapter 19

 

Christopher Kist, MS, HFS

Exercise Program Supervisor

Healthworks/Center for Better Health and Nutrition

Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Cincinnati, Ohio

Chapter 7

 

Debra S. Lotstein, MD, MPH

Director, Comfort and Palliative Care Division

Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Pediatrics

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California

Chapter 2

 

Eliana M. Perrin, MD, MPH

Professor

Department of Pediatrics and Director

Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Chapter 3

 

Karin A. Pfeiffer, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Kinesiology

Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan

Chapter 7

 

Thao-Ly Tam Phan, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Attending Physician, Division of Weight Management

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Assistant Research Scientist, Nemours Research Institute

Wilmington, Delaware

Chapter 16

 

Stephen Pont, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Medical Director, Texas Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity

Medical Director, Austin ISD Student Health Services

UT Southwestern, Austin – Department of Pediatrics

UT Austin – Department of Advertising

Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas

Chapter 13

 

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH

Interim Chair and Professor

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

Chapter 17

 

Kirk W. Reichard, MD, MBA, FACS, FAAP

Surgical Director, Operating Rooms

Clinical Director, Pediatric Surgery

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Wilmington, Delaware

Clinical Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Chapter 14

 

Lorilyn T. Russell, MS, RD, CSP, LDN

Pediatric Clinical Dietitian

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Baltimore, Maryland

Chapter 5

 

Lena Sandifer, MD

Primary Care Physician

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Pawleys Pediatrics and Adult Medicine

Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Chapter 12

 

Melissa Santos, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Clinical Director of the Pediatric Obesity Center

Pediatric Psychologist, Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Division of Endocrinology, Hartford Hospital/The Institute of Living

Department of Psychology

Hartford, Connecticut

Chapter 13

 

Laura A. Shaffer, PhD

Chief of Pediatric Psychology

Department of Pediatrics

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Charlottesville, Virginia

Chapter 10

 

Wendy Slusser, MD, MS, FAAP

Associate Vice Provost

UCLA Healthy Campus Initiative

HS Clinical Professor

UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health

Medical Director, Fit for Health Program

Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA

Los Angeles, California

Chapter 2

 

Sherin S. Stahl, PhD

Associate Research Scientist

Child Study Center and Department of Pediatrics

Yale University School of Medicine

New Haven, Connecticut

Chapter 15

 

Brooke Sweeney, MD

Medical Director, Weight Management

Center for Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition

Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics

University of MO-Kansas City School of Medicine

Kansas City, Missouri

Chapter 12

 

Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics

Director, Pediatric Population Health Management

Mass General Hospital for Children

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

Chapter 11

 

Julia Wacker, MSW, MPH

Program Manager

North Carolina Hospital Association

Cary, North Carolina

Chapter 20

 

Ashley E. Weedn, MD, MPH, FAAP

Assistant Professor

Medical Director, Weight Management Clinic

Department of Pediatrics

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Chapter 17

 

Lloyd N. Werk, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of General Pediatrics

Department of Pediatrics

Director, Healthy Choices Clinic

Nemours Children's Hospital

Affiliated Associate Professor of Pediatrics

University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Orlando, Florida

Chapter 16

 

Sam G. Wittekind, MD

Pediatric Cardiology Fellow

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Heart Institute

Cincinnati, Ohio

Chapter 19

 

Charles Wood, MD

Clinical Instructor, Department of Pediatrics

Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Chapter 3

 

Susan J. Woolford, MD, MPH

Medical Director

Pediatric Comprehensive Weight Management Center

C. S. Mott Children's Hospital

Co-Director, Program on Mobile Technology to Enhance Child Health (MTECH)

Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) Unit

Department of Pediatrics

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Chapter 11

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