Zachary Brett Ramirez McClain, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th & Civic Center Blvd
Suite 11NW 10
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-6864
Fax: 215-590-4708
B.A. (Biological Sciences)
University of Chicago, 2003.
M.D. (Medicine)
Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2009.
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Selected Publications

McClain, Z, Thomas, R, Yehia, B.: Sociocultural and Systemic Barriers to Health for LGBT Populations. LGBT Health: Meeting the Health Needs of Gender and Sexual Minorities January 2017 Notes: In press.

McClain, Z, Peebles, R: Body Image and Disordered Eating among LGBT Youth. Pediatric Clinics of North America. Elsevier, December 2016 Notes: In press.

McClain Z., Hawkins L., Yehia, B., : Creating Welcoming Spaces for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) patients: An Evaluation of the Healthcare Environment. Journal of Homosexuality. Routledge, 63(3): 387-393, March 2016.

McClain Z., Reirden DH., Schwarz D., Peebles R.: Eating Disorders Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine, 2nd ed. 2016.

McClain Z., Bell D: Adolescent Emergencies: Adolescent Male GU Emergencies. In: Goyal M. Adolescent Emergencies of AM:STARS.Elks Grove Village, IL; American Academy of Pediatrics Monika K. Goyal, MD, MSCE; John D. Rowlett, MD; Donald E. Greydanus, MD, DrHC (eds.). American Academy of Pediatrics, 26(3): 486-492, December 2015.

Sala-Humara C., McClain Z., Dowshen N., Caroslon J., Lock J., Peebles R.: Media Influences by gender and Sexual Orientation Among Adolescents with Eating Disorders Accepted for poster presentation at the Annual Meeting for the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 2015.

McKay MM., Alicea S, Elwyn L, McClain Z., Parker G., Small L., Mellins CA.: The development and implementation of theory-driven programs capable of addressing poverty-impacted children's health, mental health, and prevention needs: CHAMP and CHAMP+, evidence-informed, family-based interventions to address HIV risk and care.: CHAMP and CHAMP+. Journal of CLinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. Routledge, 43(3): 428-441, May 2014.

Lindell R., Ford C., Alderfer L., McClain Z, Zelley K., Nichols K.: Parents perspectives on testing and communicating with adolescents about cancer genetic risk. Accepted for a poster presentation that the PAS annual meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia 2014.

McClain Z., Downshen N.,, Carlson J., Lock J., Peebles R.: Differences in Psychiatric Comorbidities Among Adolesents with Eating Disorders by Sexual Orientation and Quality of Life Among Adolescents with Eating Disorders Accepted for poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the SAHM, Austin, TX 2014.

McClain Z., Ginsburg KR.: Bullying In: Ginsburg KR and Kinsman SB. Reaching Teens: Wisdom from Adolescent Medicine. American Academy of Pediatrics. A Textbook and Video Product (eds.). 2014.

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