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Allan J. Rosenberg; M.D., MPH, F.A.A.P., F.A.C.G.

Dr. Rosenberg is currently a Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. Earlier, he was with the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Tulane University School of Medicine. At Tulane he was Director of the "Lighten Up Program for Kids". The program addressed the need for changes in lifestyle from medical and behavioral perspectives that include nutritional and exercise interventions that target children ranging in age from 8-13 who intend to become proactive in their weight management and the overall quality of their lives. Dr. Rosenberg is a member of the Community Consortium for the New Orleans CDC "Steps Together" grant and a member of its School Initiative Committee. He is the Director of the Pediatric Developmental Feeding Team and initiated the Tulane Pediatric Nutrition Support Service. Dr. Rosenberg was certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and by the Sub Specialty Board for Pediatrics in Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition. Earlier, he held faculty positions at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Louisiana State University, University of Kansas Medical School, and East Carolina University School of Medicine. Earlier still, he had practiced general pediatrics, and was director of clinical trials and Medical Director of the Providence Health Center in Providence, RI. Dr. Rosenberg has presented and published on the Nutritional status of school age children in East Carolina and on the status of special Olympic athletics. He holds a M.D. degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA a MPH from the University of California, Berkley in Berkley, CA and a B.A. degree from New York University in New York, NY.


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