Katherine Saunders, Founder & Senior Scientific Advisor, Intellihealth

Dr. Katherine Saunders is the Founder & senior scientific advisor of Intellihealth. She specializes in the care of patients with obesity and weight-related medical complications. She is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Physician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Saunders was the first Clinical Fellow in Obesity Medicine at the Comprehensive Weight Control Center at Weill Cornell Medicine, where she trained under the supervision of Louis J. Aronne, MD, FACP, FTOS, DABOM. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM). She is a member of The Obesity Society (TOS). She serves on TOS’s Clinical Committee as well as ABOM’s Journal Article Review Recertification Pathway Committee. She gives lectures and has published many peer-reviewed articles on obesity medicine and weight management. Saunders received her undergraduate degree Phi Beta Kappa/Summa Cum Laude from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in Religion and Engineering. Saunders received her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College, where she became a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

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