Dr. Strasburger is a pediatrician, an adolescent
medicine expert, and the Chief of the Division of Adolescent Medicine at
the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He has authored more than
120 books, chapters, and original articles in the pediatric literature.
He is the author of ADOLESCENT MEDICINE: A PRACTICAL GUIDE, 2nd edition,
1998, Lippincott-Williams & Wilkins. He is also the author of
ADOLESCENTS AND THE MEDIA: MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT, 1995, Sage.
In his work with the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Strasburger has
authored or co-authored many of their position statements regarding children,
adolescents, and the media. He has also appeared on "Oprah" "The
Today Show," "CBS This Morning," has been featured several times in NEWSWEEK,
and has been heard numerous times on NPR (National Public Radio) and in