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Helen Binns, MD, MPH

Helen Binns, MD, MPH

Director, Lead Evaluation Program; Director, Wellness & Weight Management Program Professor of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Associate Director, Pediatric Practice Research Group (PPRG), Mary Ann & J. Milburn Smith Child Health Outcomes, Research and Evaluation Center, Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute

Language: English


Clinical Interests: Infant growth, lead poisoning, nutrition, obesity, practice-based research​

Education & Training

Education: MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 1981; MPH: University of Illinois at Chicago, 1996

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in general academic pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital, 1987; Residency in pediatrics, Children's Memorial, 1984

Board Certifications: General Pediatrics, Obesity Medicine

Professional Organizations: Ambulatory Pediatrics Association; American Academy of Pediatrics; Obesity Medicine Association; Pediatric Obesity Weight Evaluation Registry

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Research Interests: Lead poisoning, nutrition, obesity

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