Nicholas M. Edwards, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-0250

Fax 513-636-6374

Email nicholas.edwards@cchmc.org

Physical activity promotion; overweight/obesity prevention and treatment; infectious disease in athletes; injury risk and biomechanics in overweight/obese adolescents

Dr. Edwards is an assistant professor and a pediatrician who specializes in sports medicine and performs research related to physical activity and overweight/obesity in youth. His training background is in medicine and public health, and he has presented his work nationally at scientific meetings. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings, including small private practices and large medical centers. He has provided medical coverage for numerous athletic events, ranging from youth sports to the Division I collegiate level, and ranging from small local events to large community events such as marathons.

BS: University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI, 1999.

MD: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison, WI, 2003.

Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI, 2006.

Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2007.

Fellowship: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2009.

MPH: University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, 2009.

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, 2006.

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Sports Medicine, 2007.