Dr. Debra Etelson graduated from Cornell University in 1991 and New York Medical College in 1995. She completed her pediatric residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. In 1998 Dr. Etelson joined Children’s Physicians of Westchester, the faculty practice of New York Medical College and was an Attending Physician at the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital for 10 years. She is also an assistant professor at New York Medical College. Dr. Etelson, a board certified member of the AAP, has published papers on Childhood Obesity and Children’s Physical Activity. In 2012, she launched her blog www.mdmommy.net. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of Westchester Chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, and she is the diabetes/celiac disease consultant for the Westchester Celiac Sprue Support Group. Dr. Etelson joined Pediatric Associates of Southern Westchester in May of 2013 and resides in New Rochelle with her husband and three children.