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Roohi Kharofa, MD, MPH

  • Attending Physician, Center for Better Health & Nutrition, HealthWorks!
  • Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


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Families Chose In-Person Visits over Telehealth for Pediatric Weight Management during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Siegel, R; Stackpole, K; Kirk, S; Kharofa, R. Childhood Obesity. 2022.

Pediatric weight management amid the COVID-19 pandemic: a natural telemedicine experiment. Kharofa, RY; Stackpole, K; Anthony, C; Moorhead, R; Siegel, RM. Children's Health Care. 2021; 1-12.

Is Parent Readiness to Change Predictive of Follow-through with Diet and Activity Modifications in Children?. Kharofa, RY; Khalsa, AS; Copeland, KA. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 2021; 32:2181-2190.

A Quality Improvement Initiative Addressing Provider Prescription of Weight Management Follow-up in Primary Care. Kharofa, RY; Siegel, RM; Morehous, JF. Pediatric Quality and Safety. 2021; 6.

Giving "prescriptions " for paediatric weight management follow-up in primary care. Kharofa, RY; Khalsa, AS; Zeller, MH; Modi, AC; Ollberding, NJ; Copeland, KA. Clinical obesity. 2021; 11.

Maternal Body Dissatisfaction and Accuracy of Infant Weight Perception in Families From Low-Income Backgrounds. Khalsa, AS; Copeland, KA; Misik, L; Brown, CL; Kharofa, RY; Ollberding, NJ. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2020; 20:793-800.

Halo or horn? A qualitative study of mothers' experiences with feeding children during the first year following bariatric surgery. Zeller, MH; Robson, SM; Reiter-Purtill, J; Kidwell, KM; Kharofa, RY; McCullough, MB; Crosby, LE; Howarth, T; Comstock, SE; Ley, SL; et al. Appetite. 2019; 142.

Factor structure of the Intuitive Eating Scale-2 among a low-income and racial minority population. Khalsa, AS; Stough, CO; Garr, K; Copeland, KA; Kharofa, RY; Woo, JG. Appetite. 2019; 142.

What to Do about Childhood Obesity?. Kharofa, R; Siegel, R; Stackpole, K. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2019; 16.

Parental intuitive eating behaviors and their association with infant feeding styles among low-income families. Khalsa, AS; Woo, JG; Kharofa, RY; Geraghty, SR; DeWitt, TG; Copeland, KA. Eating Behaviors. 2019; 32:78-84.

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