Diane L. Barsky, MD

Diane L. Barsky, MD, is a board certified Nutrition Pediatrician in The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is the medical director of the Home Parenteral Nutrition Service at CHOP.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - State University of New York School of Medicine at Stony Brook, NY

    Internship

    Pediatrics - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

    Residency

    Pediatrics - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
    Ambulatory Pediatric (Clinic Chief Resident) - Jacobi Hospital, Bronx, NY

    Fellowship

    Heinz Fellowship in Pediatric Nutrition - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Clinical Densitometry
    Pediatrics
    Physician Nutrition Specialist

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

    Medical Director, Home Parenteral Nutrition Service

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2013

    Barsky, DL: Anorexia Nervosa. Essential Clinical Nutrition: A case Based Study. Hark, L; Morrison G  (eds.). Blackwell Science, Page: 167-174. 2013.

    Merves J, Barsky D, Mascarenhas RM: Nutrition. The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics, Second Edition. Shah SS, Zaoutis LB, Catallozi M, Frank G (eds.). McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 2013.

    2012

    Barsky, DL: Pediatric Feeding Disorders. The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult, 6th edition. Schwartz D, Bell LA, Bingham PM (eds.). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA  Page: 320-322, 2012.

    2011

    Barsky DL: Eating Disorders in Adolescent Athletes. Medical Nutrition and Disease, Chapter 5. Hark L, Morris G (eds.). Blackwell Science, Boston, MA, Page: 201-211, 2011.

    2009

    Barsky DL. Anorexia Nervosa. In: Hark L, Morrison G, editors. Medical nutrition and disease. 4th ed. West Sussex (UK): Wiley-Blackwell; 2009. Ch. 5.

    2008

    Barsky DL. Pediatric feeding disorders. In: Schwartz MW, et al., editors. The 5-minute pediatric consult. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2008.

    2007

    Barsky DL, Konek, S. Growing up healthy. In: Deen D, Hark L, editors. Complete guide to nutrition in primary care. Malden: Wiley-Blackwell; 2007. Ch. 4.

    2006

    Barsky DL et al. The role of a interdisciplinary feeding team in the assessment and  treatment of feeding problems. Special focus on nutrition. Building blocks in  nutrition. March 2006.

    2003

    Barsky DL. Anorexia nervosa. In: Hark L, Morrison G, editors.  Essential clinical nutrition: a case-based study. Boston: Blackwell Science; 2003. p. 167-74.

    Barsky DL, Stallings VA. Nutritional management in pediatric pulmonary disease. In: Eigen H, Loughlin GM, editors. Respiratory disease in children: diagnosis and management. Philadelphia: Williams and Wilkins; 1994. p. 813-28.

    Papers

    2013

    Barsky, DL: Anorexia Nervosa. Essential Clinical Nutrition: A case Based Study. Hark, L; Morrison G (eds.). Blackwell Science, Page: 167-174. 2013.

    Merves J, Barsky D, Mascarenhas RM: Nutrition. The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics, Second Edition. Shah SS, Zaoutis LB, Catallozi M, Frank G (eds.). McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 2013.

    2012

    Barsky, DL: Pediatric Feeding Disorders. The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult, 6th edition. Schwartz D, Bell LA, Bingham PM (eds.). Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA Page: 320-322, 2012.

  • Awards and Honors

    2001, Philadelphia Magazine, "Best Docs for Children"

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    2010-present, Reviewer, Nutrition in Clinical Practice
    2008-present, Reviewer, Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition Journal

    Academic and institutional committees

    2011-present, Physician representative, Integrative Medicine Committee, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

  • Leaderships

    Memberships in professional organizations

    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition