Medical Expert Panel
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We take this same approach when it comes to offering helpful, accurate information and resources for parents around the world. And that means working with experts who are on the front lines of pediatric care. Get to know the medical professionals of the Dr. Brown’s Medical Expert Panel, and the great work they’re doing for patients across the country.
Rebecca Kempton, MD is a pediatric sleep expert who specializes in helping families with infants to 6-year-olds establish and maintain healthy sleep habits. Working with thousands of parents globally, Dr. Kempton coaches families to a better night’s sleep with a variety of behavioral techniques based on individual family goals and children’s temperaments. After graduating with a B.A. in Psychology from Dartmouth and an M.D. from Weill Cornell Medical School, Dr. Kempton worked for several years as a medical director for healthcare technology and pharmaceutical companies before becoming certified as a pediatric sleep specialist and founding her own business, Baby Sleep Pro. A board member of the American Sleep Association and the author of sleep tips in Mommy MD Guide to Getting your Baby to Sleep, Dr. Kempton is a regular blogger for the Huff Post, Thrive Global, and Mommybites; she has contributed to many articles in Parents, Fit Pregnancy, PureWow, Romper and Experts Among Us. She lives in downtown Chicago, with her husband and three children. Follow her on facebook.com/babysleeppro and twitter @babysleeppro.
Dyan Hes, MD, named a 2013 top doctor by NEW YORK magazine, is the Medical Director of Gramercy Pediatrics in New York City and sits on the board of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Hes is double-boarded in both pediatrics and obesity medicine. She completed her residency in Social Pediatrics at New York’s Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. She currently serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Prior to founding Gramercy Pediatrics, Dr. Hes maintained a large primary care practice for ten years within Park Slope Pediatrics in Brooklyn. In addition, she developed and was the Director of the Pediatric Weight Management Program at New York Methodist Hospital. Currently, Dr. Hes practices both primary care and obesity medicine. She was named one of New York’s Top Doctors 2011-2017 by Castle and Connolly. She lives in New York with her family, including two children.