Jill A Weissberg-Benchell, PhD

Jill A Weissberg-Benchell, PhD

Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Contact

312/926-2323

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 10
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611

Hospital Affiliations

I am on the medical staff at the following Feinberg-affiliated hospital(s)

Education and Certification

PhD: Case Western Reserve University (1990)

Interests

Description of Interests

I am both a clinician and a researcher as well as an educator. I am interested in studying the impact of chronic illness on the adaptation and coping of children, adolescents and their families. I am ... read more
I am both a clinician and a researcher as well as an educator. I am interested in studying the impact of chronic illness on the adaptation and coping of children, adolescents and their families. I am also interested in the area of transitioning from pediatric to adult care among youth with chronic illness.

Interests (Keywords)

Behavioral Medicine; Diabetes; Psychological issues of patients dealing with medical illness; Psychology; Transplantation

Research and Publications

 

Institutes and Centers

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