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  • Professor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine) and Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Attending Physician, Hospital-Based Medicine, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

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Education and Background

  • Residency in Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital 1996-1999
  • Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center 1996

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Low Fidelity Simulation, Simulation in Global Health, Health Education, Pediatric Injury

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Scholarly Products for the Global Health Trainee: a Guide for Educators.

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Gymnastics Injuries, Physical Activity in Transgender Adolescents

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Physical Inactivity and the Role of Bullying Among Gender Minority Youth Participating in the 2017 and 2019 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.

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