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Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

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My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Complex medical problems of adolescence; growth; puberty

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Departments

Adolescent Medicine, Adolescent Medicine

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My Education

MD: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1979.

Certification: Internal Medicine, September 1983; Pediatrics, November 1986; Adolescent Medicine, February 1995.

My Publications

Impact of Pubertal Maturation and Chronologic Age on Sex Steroids in Peripubertal Girls. Biro, FM; Huang, B; Chandler, DW; Fassler, CL; Pinney, SM. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2019; 104:2971-2977.

"Complementary Medicine ": Complementary and Alternative Health Approaches in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. Biro, FM; Bloemer, NL. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. 2019; 32:3-6.

Age of Menarche in a Longitudinal US Cohort. Biro, FM; Pajak, A; Wolff, MS; Pinney, SM; Windham, GC; Galvez, MP; Greenspan, LC; Kushi, LH; Teitelbaum, SL. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. 2018; 31:339-345.

Girls' Sleep Trajectories Across the Pubertal Transition: Emerging Racial/Ethnic Differences. Hoyt, LT; Deardorff, J; Marceau, K; Laurent, CA; Windham, GC; Greenspan, LC; Pinney, SM; Teitelbaum, S; Grimm, KJ; Hagan, MJ; et al. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2018; 62:496-503.

Childhood Socioeconomic Position and Pubertal Onset in a Cohort of Multiethnic Girls: Implications for Breast Cancer. Hiatt, RA; Stewart, SL; Hoeft, KS; Kushi, LH; Windham, GC; Biro, FM; Pinney, SM; Wolff, MS; Teitelbaum, SL; Braithwaite, D. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 2017; 26:1714-1721.

Amphiregulin as a Novel Serum Marker of Puberty in Girls. Biro, FM; Pinney, SM; Schwartz, RC; Huang, B; Cattran, AM; Haslam, SZ. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. 2017; 30:535-539.

Phenol Concentrations During Childhood and Subsequent Measures of Adiposity Among Young Girls. Deierlein, AL; Wolff, MS; Pajak, A; Pinney, SM; Windham, GC; Galvez, MP; Rybak, M; Calafat, AM; Kushi, LH; Biro, FM; et al. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2017; 186:581-592.

Longitudinal Associations of Phthalate Exposures During Childhood and Body Size Measurements in Young Girls. Deierlein, AL; Wolff, MS; Pajak, A; Pinney, SM; Windham, GC; Galvez, MP; Silva, MJ; Calafat, AM; Kushi, LH; Biro, FM; et al. Epidemiology. 2016; 27:492-499.

Thyroid Antagonists (Perchlorate, Thiocyanate, and Nitrate) and Childhood Growth in a Longitudinal Study of US Girls. Mervish, NA; Pajak, A; Teitelbaum, SL; Pinney, SM; Windham, GC; Kushi, LH; Biro, FM; Valentin-Blasini, L; Blount, BC; Wolff, MS; et al. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2016; 124:542-549.

Puberty. Biro, F; Chan, YM. UptoDate. 2016.