Sarah L. Weinberger-Litman earned a Ph.D. in Experimental Health Psychology from the City University of New York. As a graduate student, she studied the effects of stress on the cardiovascular system and then went on to focus on religious and sociocultural influences on disordered eating and body dissatisfaction. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Cancer Prevention and Control at the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine and a second postdoctoral fellowship at the Spears Research Institute, where she examined religious and spiritual influences on health and illness. She is the associate producer of Hungry to be Heard, a documentary exploring eating disorders in the Orthodox Jewish Community.
B.S., Brooklyn College, City University of New York
M.A., Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Ph.D., Graduate Center, City University of New York