Dr. Patricia Ronald Riba is the founder and Medical Director for Serving Kids Hope, formerly Dr. Riba`s Health Club (DrRHC), a community-based organization designed to prevent and treat childhood obesity. She is co-author of Fit Kids Revolution: The Parent's Diet-Free Guide to Raising Healthy & Fit Children. Her mission is to promote healthy lifestyles in children, families, and communities by addressing medical, nutritional, social, economic, and behavioral issues in a comprehensive, compassionate, and empowering manner. Dr. Patricia studied biology at USC, medicine at BU, and completed her residency in general pediatrics at CHOC.

Patricia's Harnisch Grant summary: Coaching to Decrease Childhood Obesity