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Susan J. Woolford, M.D., M.P.H.
Pediatrician and Medical Director


Susan J. Woolford, M.D, M.P.H., is the Medical Director of the Pediatric Comprehensive Weight Management Center and a Clinical Assistant Professor with the Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) unit in the Division of General Pediatrics at the University of Michigan. Dr. Woolford earned her medical degree at Michigan State University where she also completed her residency and chief residency. After several years in general pediatric practice in Grand Rapids, Michigan she came to the University of Michigan where she completed her MPH and a fellowship in Health Services Research. Her research interests focus on the prevention and treatment of childhood obesity with an emphasis on physician-patient communication related to behavior change.