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Editorial Board


Joseph A. Skelton, MD, MS, FAAP, FTOS
Departments of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Prevention
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Director, Brenner FIT® (Families In Training)
Brenner Children’s Hospital
Winston-Salem, NC, USA


Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH
Massachusetts General Hospital for Children & Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

Founding Editor

David L. Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP
True Health Initiative
Hamden, CT, USA

Former Editor

Tom Baranowski, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, USA

Editorial Office Coordinator

Taylor Bowen
Charlottesville, VA, USA

Features Editor

Jamie Devereaux, BA
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
New Rochelle, NY, USA

Communications Editor

Michelle I. Cardel, PhD, MS, RD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, USA

Editorial Board

Sally H. Adams, RN, PhD
University of California
San Francisco, CA, USA

Keith-Thomas Ayoob, EdD, RD, FADA
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY, USA

Heidi M. Blanck, MS, PhD
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Atlanta, GA, USA

Richard Boles, PhD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO, USA

Callie L. Brown, MD, MPH     
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Hellas Cena, MD
University of Pavia
Lombardy, Italy

Gail C. Christopher, DN
National Collaborative for Health Equity
Washington, DC, USA

Stephen R. Daniels, MD, PhD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO, USA

Christina Economos, PhD
Tufts University
Boston, MA, USA

Gary Foster, PhD
Weight Watchers International, Inc.
New York, NY, USA

Gary S. Goldfield, PhD
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Carolyn Gunther, PhD
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, USA

Jess Haines, PhD, RD
University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Jill Hamilton, MD
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Ross A. Hammond, PhD
The Brookings Institution
Washington, DC, USA

Sandra G. Hassink, MD, FAAP
Wilmington, DE, USA

Suzanne Lazorick, MD, MPH, FAAP, FTOS
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC, USA

Bernadette Melnyk, PhD, RN
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, USA

Jennette P. Moreno, PhD   
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, USA

Paulina Nowicka, PhD, RD
Uppsala University
Uppsala, Sweden

Goutham Rao, MD
University Hospitals
Cleveland, OH

Kyung (Kay) Rhee, MD, MSc, MA
University of California San Diego
La Jolla, CA, USA

David B. Sarwer, PhD
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Mary Story, PhD, RD
Duke University
Durham, NC, USA

Linda Van Horn, PhD, RD
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, USA

Christopher L. Wade, MD, MPH
Kaiser Permanente
Pasadena, CA, USA

Melissa Wake, MD
Murdoch Children's Research Institute
Victoria, Australia

Meg H. Zeller, PhD
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Jeffrey Zitsman, MD
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY, USA


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