Dr Jemma Anderson
Staff Specialist and Medical Unit Head, Adolescent Ward, Women's and Children's Hospital
Dr Jemma Anderson is a staff specialist and medical unit head of the adolescent ward at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and the first Adolescent Physician in South Australia. She also holds a specialist qualification in Paediatric Endocrinology and is a senior lecturer with the University of Adelaide. She is the current editor for adolescent medicine with the Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. Jemma has a longstanding passion for supporting healthy adolescent development and is committed to community and youth engagement in developing models of care and research for young people. She is the lead for Paediatric Eating Disorders and Gender Medicine at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and has a special interest in supporting and empowering young people in their transition across health services.