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Adolescent Medicine


Leadership and Faculty

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Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Adolescent Behavioral Health

Academic Title: Professor and Chief, Adolescent Medicine Division, Department of Pediatrics

Leslie R. Walker, MD, is chief of the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Seattle Childrens Hospital and professor and vice chair of faculty affairs in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Walker also c ... cont.

Featured Faculty


  • Annie Hoopes, MD
  • Ellen Selkie, MD, MPH
  • Brandi Shah, MD, MPH
  • Michaela Voss, MD

Team Member Spotlight

Robyn Duran


In my work with overweight adolescents in our Wellness Clinic, I discuss best practices from recently published research proven to help decrease the risk of diabetes and heart disease. By drawing upon evidence-based medicine – like the positive effects of 30 minutes of daily exercise and less than two hours a day of screen time – patients (and parents) are more willing to strategize with me on how they can bring these important changes into their busy lives.

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