Jacqueline Spitzer, MSEd
Jacque Spitzer is a Research Project Manager at the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders at the University of Pennsylvania. Ms. Spitzer received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Colorado and her M.S.Ed. in Psychological Services from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. She joined CWED in 2009. Ms. Spitzer's research interests include the psychosocial aspects of obesity and bariatric surgery, including body image, quality of life and relationship satisfaction.
Ms. Spitzer can be contacted at Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarwer, DB, Dilks RJ, Ritter S, Spitzer JC, Moore RH. Psychosocial Considerations of the Bariatric Surgery Patient. In: Herron DM, Sheiner E. (eds.). Insights into Bariatric Surgery, Postoperative Care and Pregnancy, New York: Nova Publishers, 2013: 27-48.
Sarwer DB, Spitzer JC, Wadden TA, et al. Sexual functioning and sex hormones in persons with extreme obesity and seeking surgical and non-surgical weight loss. Surg Obes Relat Dis, in press.
Sarwer DB, Lavery M, Spitzer JC. A review of the relationships between extreme obesity, quality of life and sexual function. Obes Surg 2012;22:668-76.
Sarwer DB, Ritter S, Wadden TA, Spitzer JC, Vetter ML, Moore RH. Physicians’ attitudes about referring their type 2 diabetes patients for bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis, 2012; 8:381-386.
Sarwer DB, Dilks RJ, Spitzer JC. Weight loss and changes in body image. In: Cash TF, Smolak L. (Eds). Body Image: A Handbook of Science, Prevention and Practice, 2nd ed. New York: The Guilford Press; 2011:369-376.
Jacqueline Spitzer, MS