Areas of Focus
- Multilevel community-based interventions
- Identification of social, cognitive, and affective mediators and moderators of intervention effects
- Sophisticated statistical modeling of behavior change
- Issues related to dissemination of efficacious interventions
Our faculty research obesity, nutrition (including breastfeeding) and physical activity. Faculty research in this area involves multilevel community-based interventions, with a particular focus on enhancing health equity and reducing racial and ethnic disparities for underserved populations.