General Pediatrics
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Our investigators conduct interventional research to test health outcomes in both clinical and community settings . Health outcomes include morbidity and mortality; physical, social, cognitive, and mental functioning; nutritional status; and quality of life. We examine bio behavioral models in the developing child.

See below to learn more about our investigators and their research in this area.

Shari Barkin, M.D., M.S.H.S.

Adriana Bialostozky, M.D.

Sharon Karp, PhD, RN, CPNP


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