Rebecka Peebles

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician, The Craig Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Director, Eating Disorder Assessment and Treatment Program, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Craig Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania
11NW Room 19
3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-6864
Fax: 215-590-4708
BA (Neuroscience)
Amherst College, 1991.
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1996.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Weight regulation, bone geometry, and body composition in adolescents with eating disorders

Selected Publications

Nagata JM, Golden NH, Peebles R, Long J, Murray SB, Leonard MB, Carlson JL: Assessment of Sex Differences in Body Composition Among Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa. Journal of Adolescent Health 60(4): 455-459, Apr 2017.

Nagata JM, Golden NH, Peebles R, Long J, Leonard MB, Chang AO, Carlson JL: Assessment of Sex Differences in Bone Deficits Among Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders 50(4): 352-358, Apr 2017.

Seetharaman S, Golden NH, Halpern-Felsher B, Peebles R, Payne A, Carlson JL: Effect of a Prior History of Overweight on Return of Menses in Adolescents With Eating Disorders. Journal of Adolescent Health 60(4): 469-471, Apr 2017.

Peebles R, Lesser A, Park CC, Heckert K, Timko CA, Lantzouni E, Liebman R, Weaver L: Outcomes of an Inpatient Medical Nutritional Rehabilitation Protocol in Children and Adolescents with Eating Disorders. Journal of Eating Disorders 5: 7, March 2017.

Runfola CD, Allison KC, Hardy KK, Lock J, Peebles R: Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Night Eating Syndrome in University Students. Journal of Adolescent Health 55(1): 41-8, Jul 2014.

Darcy AM, Hardy KK, Lock J, Hill KB, Peebles R: The Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q) Among University Men and Women at Different Levels of Athleticism. Eating Behaviors 14(3): 378-381, August 2013.

Darcy AM, Hardy KK, Crosby RD, Lock J, Peebles R : Factor Structure of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q) in Male and Female College Athletes Body Image 10(3): 399-405, June 2013.

Gee L, Peebles R, Storfer-Isser A, Golden NH, Horwitz SM : Underestimation of Weight Status in Californian Adolescents. Childhood Obesity 9(2): 132-6, April 2013.

Peebles R, Wilson JL, Lock JD: How do Children with Eating Disorders Differ from Adolescents with Eating Disorders at Initial Evaluation? Journal of Adolescent Health 39(6): 800-5, December 2006.

Wilson JL, Peebles R, Hardy KK, Litt IF: Surfing for Thinness: a Pilot Study of Pro-Eating Disorder Web site Usage in Adolescents with Eating Disorders. Pediatrics 118(6): e1635-43, December 2006.

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