Dr. Sara M. Buckelew is Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco. A native of the bay area, she received her BA at Columbia University, and earned her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She completed residency training in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and in Preventive Medicine and Public Health at UCSF and UC Berkeley.
Additionally, she completed fellowship training in adolescent medicine at UCSF. Currently, she is the Medical Director of the UCSF Adolescent/Young Adult Eating Disorder Program, a multidisciplinary program that provides evaluation, assessment and management of adolescents and young adults struggling with eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. She has a special interest in quality improvement screening and prevention of eating disorders, and eating disorders in males.