Center for Healthy Weight Team

The Center for Healthy Weight team includes medical, nutrition, public health, psychiatric and research specialists. They come from the world-class medical staff at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Every member of the team is dedicated to:

  • Preventing obesity in children
  • Eliminating the problems caused by obesity
  • Restoring or maintaining patient health
  • Promoting child and family health and well-being

Doctors, nurses and clinicians from other medical specialties also consult with the Center for Healthy Weight team.

Center for Healthy Weight director

Patient care

Pediatric Weight Clinic

Pediatric Weight Control Program

  • Nadia Al-Lami
  • Julieta Bravo
  • Inés Campero
  • Andrea Chilton, RN
  • Blanca Ezquerro
  • Martha Gabaray Farfan
  • Jonathan Nussur
  • Susana Pearl
  • Maria Elena Rizzo Locsin
  • Thea Runyan, MPH
  • Meredith Tuttle, RN
  • Juanita Velasco
  • Cindy Zedeck, MA - Director

Adolescent Bariatric Surgery


Basic and Translational Science 

Clinical Research and Clinical Trials

Prevention Science

Public Policy Research

Training and professional education

Pediatric Weight Control Program Training Institute

Advocating for public policy change

Advocating for Public Policy Change