William Heerman, MD, MPH

William Heerman, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Doctors' Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Room / Suite
8232
Nashville
Tennessee
37232-9226
Phone
(615) 322-7080

Specialty
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
M.D.
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 2008
Residency
Internal Medicine and Pediatric Residency-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Fellowship
Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
 

 

Clinical Interests

Childhood Obesity, Behavioral Interventions, Social Determinants of Health, Underserved populations

Research Information

Dr. Bill Heerman is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. He is the Fellowship Director for Academic General Pediatrics and the Director of Divisional Research. He also co-leads the Epidemiology Track of Vanderbilt's Master in Public Health Program. His research focuses improving maternal-child health outcomes related to obesity in communities through the development and implementation of behavioral interventions to support healthy childhood growth. He has a particular focus on low-income and minority populations. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and is committed to creating multi-generational solutions to health disparities.

 

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