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Sarabeth Broder-Fingert

Assistant professor, Boston University

Sarabeth Broder-Fingert is assistant professor of pediatrics at Boston University in Massachusetts.

June 2020
Illustration shows the shadow of a child falling on a cafeteria tray of food.

Calling on primary care providers to help autistic children with weight issues

by ,  /  23 June 2020

Pediatric primary care practitioners have a critical responsibility to provide guidance for autistic children struggling with weight gain, and to advocate for them at home and at school.