University of Washington School of Public Health

Brian Saelens - SPH Faculty Bio

Brian Saelens

Professor, Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Health Services

Seattle Children's Research Institute West 8th
2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98121
Tel: 206-884-8247

Research Interests

Adolescent heath; obesity

Related Links

Health Services Biography Page


PhD   Clinical Psychology, University of New York (Buffalo), 1998
MA   Clinical Psychology, University of New York (Buffalo), 1996
BA   Psychology, Cornell University, 1992

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