Affiliate - Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment; The Irving Schulman M.D. Endowed Professor in Child Health
Public Health, Sustainable Development
Thomas N. Robinson, MD, MPH is the Irving Schulman, MD Endowed Professor in Child Health, Professor of Pediatrics and of Medicine, in the Division of General Pediatrics and the Stanford Prevention Research Center at Stanford University School of Medicine, and Director of the Center for Healthy Weight at Stanford University and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. Dr. Robinson focuses on "solution-oriented" research, developing and evaluating health promotion and disease prevention interventions for children, adolescents and their families to directly inform medical and public health practice and policy.
He focuses on intervention studies of child and adolescent obesity, physical activity/inactivity, media use, and nutrition.