Andrea Garber, PhD

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Associate Professor of Pedatrics
UCSF Division of Adolescent Medicine

Dr. Andrea Garber is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley (UCB). She is a nutritionist, with a PhD in Human and Clinical Nutrition from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Registered Dietitian (RD) from UCSF. She is the Chief Nutritionist for the UCSF Eating Disorders Program and Childhood Obesity ("WATCH") Program. Dr. Garber is a theme leader for nutrition in the School of Medicine curriculum at UCSF and she teaches two courses in the graduate Public Health Nutrition Program at UCB. Her research focuses on obesity and eating disorders. She is currently the Principal Investigator on a study of adolescents with anorexia nervosa and a study of California's menu labeling legislation in fast food restaurants. In the community, Dr. Garber has been a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Childhood Obesity Task Force, co-Chair of the Mayor's Shape Up initiative, and an invited participant to Governor Schwarzenegger's Obesity Summit.

Contact Information

University of California, San Francisco
3333 California Street, Room 240E
Campus Box 0503
San Francisco, CA 94143-0503

Phone: 415-514-2180
Fax: 415-476-6106

Publications on PubMed

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