Areas of Expertise:
Eating disorders in school-aged children, adolescents, and young adults, Nutritional disorders in adolescents, Pediatric obesity and weight dysregulation Feeding disorders in school-aged children and adolescents, Polycystic ovarian syndrome
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)
Dr. Peebles is an assistant professor in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.
Prior to joining CHOP, she was an instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine's Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, and was primarily involved with the Eating Disorders Program and the Center for Healthy Weight at the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Peebles’ research interests focus on the health outcomes of disordered eating in adolescents of diverse weight ranges, and how the Internet can be used as a vector to both help and harm young people as they try to approach a healthy weight. Her most recent work has been funded by the American Heart Association.
- Education and Training
MD - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
The Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
- Titles and Academic Titles
- Centers and Programs
- Research Interests
Health outcomes of disordered eating in adolescents of diverse weight ranges
Internet usage and risky eating behaviors