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Sarah Mayer-Brown

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Pediatric Psychologist, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Psychology)
George Washington University, 2009.
PhD (Clinical and Health Psychology)
University of Florida, 2016.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Pediatric Psychology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH, 2015-2016.
Post-doctoral Fellow, Pediatric Psychology, Specialty: Gastroenterology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH , 2016-2017.
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Selected Publications

Basch, M. C., Mayer-Brown, S., Robinson, M. E., & Janicke, D. M.: Pediatric weight bias in prehealth profession undergraduates: an idiographic approach. Translational Behavioral Medicine. 11(1): 250-256, 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibz148.

Westen, S. C., Mitchell, T. B., Mayer-Brown, S., Resmini Rawlinson, A., Ding, K., & Janicke, D. M.: Mother and Father Controlling Feeding Behaviors and Associations With Observed Mealtime Family Functioning. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 44(10): 1174-1183, 2019.

Mayer-Brown, S., Basch, M. C., Robinson, M. E., & Janicke, D. M.: Impact of Child and Maternal Weight on Healthcare Trainee Clinical Assessment Decision Making: A Virtual Human Study. Childhood Obesity 15(10S): 63-70, 2019.

Mayer-Brown, S., Lawless, C., Fedele, D., Dumont-Driscoll, M., & Janicke, D. M.: The effects of media, self-esteem, and BMI on youth's unhealthy weight control behaviors. Eating Behaviors 21: 59-65, April 2016.

Lim, C. S., Mayer-Brown, S. J., Clifford, L. M., & Janicke, D. M.: Pain is associated with physical activity and health-related quality of life in overweight and obese children. Children's Health Care 43(3): 186-202, 2014.

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