S. Jean Emans, MD is Professor of Pediatrics at the Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine and Robert Masland Jr. Chair in Adolescent Medicine, Co-Director of the Center for Young Women's Health, and Director of the Office of Faculty Development at Boston Children's Hospital. She completed her undergraduate degree at Radcliffe College, her MD at Harvard Medical School, her internship and residency in Pediatrics at Boston Children's Hospital, and a Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine also at Boston Children's Hospital. She is the Program Director of one of the seven Maternal Child Health Bureau (MCHB/HRSA) Leadership Education in Adolescent Health Training Programs in the U.S. Dr. Emans has served on the Board of Directors of the Society for Adolescent Medicine and as President of the North American Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Gynecology. She was one of eight members of the first SubBoard of Adolescent Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Internal Medicine. She has been named one of the Best Doctors in America and is the author of several textbooks, including Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (6th edition); and more than 190 articles that have focused on medical education, reproductive endocrinology, sexual abuse, contraception, gynecology, and faculty development.