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The Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness team at Washington University School of Medicine includes faculty, postdoctoral fellows, predoctoral students and staff.

Meet the Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness Team

Faculty
Postdoctoral Fellows
Predoctoral Students
Staff

Join the Team

Currently Hiring

The Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine, Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness, is seeking an Interventionist for a full-time position working on a multi-site, NIH-funded trial to evaluate the translation of an evidence-based, family based weight loss treatment (FBT) for childhood obesity into primary care settings. For more information contact Heather Wilkins at wilkinsh@wustl.edu. To apply visit https://jobs.wustl.edu/ and search for Job ID 35547.

Internships

The Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness at Washington University School of Medicine is seeking reliable, self-motivated, and energetic undergraduate students interested in obtaining research experience in Clinical Psychiatry and Psychology. Dr Wilfley’s laboratory integrates clinical and research components, and offers students a unique opportunity to obtain experience in both aspects of psychology, as well as contribute to an exciting and innovative line of research. Student research interns must be responsible, mature, and willing and motivated to assist on a variety of projects and tasks. A professional demeanor and interpersonal skills are essential, as students will be working in a clinical environment and as a member of Dr Wilfley’s research team. Please contact Marie-Laure Firebaugh for more information at firebaughm@psychiatry.wustl.edu or 314-286-0253.

Research Assistantships

The Center for Healthy Weight and Wellness also employs several research assistants to assist with various studies being conducted at the lab. Potential research assistant responsibilities include participant recruitment, screening, organization of study materials, participant monitoring, data collection and management, conducting literature searches and clerical tasks. Please contact Marie-Laure Firebaugh for more information at firebaughm@psychiatry.wustl.edu or 314-286-0253.