Editor Profile

Jenny Radesky, MD

Associate Editor

About the NEJM Journal Watch Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Board

Jenny Radesky, MD, is an Assistant Professor in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics at the University of Michigan Medical School. Her research examines use of mobile technology by parents and young children and how it relates to child self-regulation, parent mental health, and parent–child interaction. Her clinical and medical-education work focuses on developmental and behavioral problems in low-income and underserved populations, family advocacy, parent–child relationship difficulties, and autism spectrum disorder. She was lead author of the 2016 American Academy of Pediatrics policy statement on digital media use in early childhood.

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