Jennifer Robbins, MD, MPH, FAAP

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Healthy Weight Program
3550 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (Medical Science, Minor in Public Health)
Boston University, 2010.
Boston University, School of Medicine, 2013.
Jefferson College of Population Health, 2018.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Pediatric Obesity

Selected Publications

Danielle Cullen, Jennifer Robbins.: Proposed Rule “Simplifying Meal Service and Monitoring Requirements in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs” CHOP PolicyLab - USDA Policy Comment March 2020 Notes:

Elizabeth Prout Parks MD, MSCE; Jennifer Robbins, MD, MPH; Goldie Markowitz, APN,C, MSN1; Genna Kreher MPH,CPHQ; Lisbeth Henry, MBA, RN; Maria Mascarenhas, MBBS1,2,3 : Characterization of Medication for Weight-Loss Use in a Pediatric Medical Weight Management Program. The Obesity Society Annual Meeting, Poster Presentation October 2019.

Taisa Kohut, Jennifer Robbins, Jennifer Panganiban: Update on childhood/adolescent obesity Current Opinion in Pediatrics May 2019.

Jennifer Robbins; Elizabeth Critchlow; George Datto; Tirzah Spencer; Diane Abatemarco; Thao-Ly Phan. : Experience of Discrimination Associated with Caregiver Report of More Social Needs. Pediatric Academic Society. Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. April 2019.

Jennifer Robbins, Saba Khan : Doing the Math: Addressing Social Determinants in Pediatric Obesity. CHOP PolicyLab, Blogpost January 2019.

Phan TLT, Chen FF, Pinto AT, Cox C, Robbins J, Kazak AE : Impact of Psychosocial Risk on Outcomes among Families Seeking Treatment for Obesity. The Journal of Pediatrics July 2018.

Robbins J, Phan TL, Spencer T, Datto G, Abatemarco D: Understanding Social Needs of Families with Young Children who are Overweight or Obese: A Mixed-Methods Approach. Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, Poster Presentation May 2018.

Robbins J, Phan TL, Datto GA, Cohen M, Reichard K. : Does Parent Bariatric Surgery Influence Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Outcomes? The Obesity Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Oral Presentation October 2017.

Perry MC, Datto GA, Karpink P, Nguyen L, Cohen M, Robbins J, Falini L. : Visit Adherence in the First Two Years Following Adolescent Bariatric Surgery. The Obesity Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC,poster presentation October 2017.

Phan TL, Taggi Pinto A, Robbins J, Kazak AE. : Impact of Psychosocial Risk on Attrition and Weight Outcomes Among Families Seeking Treatment for Obesity. The Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Society, San Francisco, CA, oral presentation May 2017.

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Last updated: 08/06/2020
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