Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Jill A Weissberg-Benchell, PhD

Jill A Weissberg-Benchell, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Focus of Work


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.


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Case Western Reserve University (1990)