asu faculty with obesity-related research

Abbas, James

biomedical engineering

 

Abbott, Ken

global health law & policy

 

Adams, Marc

health behavior change

 

Aggarwal, Rimjhim M

resource economics and poverty

 

Ainsworth, Barbara

nutrition, weight

 

Amdam, Gro

food ecology and taste

 

Amresh, Ashish

computer gaming

 

Anderson, Laurel

health disparities

 

Angadi, Siddhartha

exercise and metabollic disease

 

Anselin, Luc

analysis of spatial data as it relates to public health

 

Arcoleo, Kim

clinical & translational research; clinical research management; public health; mental health

 

Askland, Andrew

health law; biotechnology & genetics

 

Ayers, Tim S

bereavement and modifiable risk factors and prevention

 

Baldwin, Carol

center for world health promotion & disease prevention

 

Baldwin, Marjorie

health sector management

 

Baral, Chitta

bioinformatics knowledge representation; reasoning & declarative problem solving; systamtic approach to designing & analyzing autonomous agent

 

Barroso, Cristina

physical activity, obesity, body image in adolescents

 

Beezhold, Bonnie

physical activity, nutrition, and wellness

 

Belyea, Michael John

statistics, multivariate, structural equation modeling, multivariate modeling

 

Bever, Jennie

maternal-child health and obesity

 

Birt, Michael

prediction, early detection and monitoring of health status

 

Boggess, May

statistical analysis

 

Boone, Christopher

geographic determinants of obesity, environmental justice

 

Bradley, Robert 

parenting, home environment, socioeconomic and cultural influences on family processes and child development

 

Branaghan, Russell

human factors, medical devices

 

Brewis Slade, Alexandra

obesity stigma

 

Bruening, Meg

nutrition, food choice and obesity

 

Buetow, Kenneth

big data in health 

 

Buikstra, Jane

evolutionary and cultural dynamics in reemerging/neglected Infectious diseases

 

Buman, Matthew

activity, nutrition

 

Calvin, Samantha

physical activity and nutriton

 

Caplan, Michael R.

diabetes 

 

Castro, Felipe G

health promotion and relapse prevention in Hispanic populations, with a focus on motivational aspects in the prevention of HIV infection, drug abuse, cancer, diabetes

 

Chassin, Laurie

adolescent risk & resilience; transitions from adolescence to adulthood

 

Coletta, Dawn

genetics of insulin resistance

 

Coon, David Wayne

design, evaluation, and translation of effective psychosocial interventions for midlife and older adults facing chronic illness

 

Corbin, William Robert

alcohol related harm, risk taking

 

Coursen, Cristi

healthcare policies affecting the poor and underserved

 

Crespo, Noe

community-based interventions

 

Crnic, Keith Alan

parent-child interaction, parenting, and family process predictions to emerging behavior problems in young children

 

Dandreaux, Danielle

health care decisions in obesity

 

Davis, Mary C

situational, personality, and hormonal responses to stress and coronary heart disease in women

 

Der Ananian, Cheryl

sociality, gaming and physical activity

 

diStefano, Johanna

diabetes and genetics

 

Doane, Leah D.

daily stress experiences in adolescence and young adulthood

 

Eaton, Kathryn

transformative services

 

Fleury, Julie

community-based interventions, theory testing, model generation, exercise health

 

Forzani, Erica Silva

mHealth applications in obesity

 

Gaesser, Glenn

physical activity,obesity, tracking activity

 

Garcia-Perez, Maria Hilda

morbidity, health and migration

 

Garcia, David R

education and policy

 

Gartner, David

global health law & policy

 

Gaughan, Monica

medical workforce

 

Granger, Douglas

salivary analysis

 

Grebitus, Carola

adolescent obesity

 

Greenes, Robert

health information exchange

 

Gupta, Sandeep

mobile and pervasive computing

 

Hartwell, Lee

health infrastructure, detection & monitoring of health status, personalized medicine

 

Haynes, Karmella

molecular genetics

 

Hekler, Eric

mHealth applications in obesity

 

Herbst, Chris M

childhood obesity

 

Hill, Kim

hunter/gatherer diet

 

Hodge, James

law and policy

 

Hooker, Steven

physical activity

 

Horan, John Joseph

exercise and counseling

 

Hruschka, Daniel

maternal & child health in very low income settings

 

Huang, Chih-Chien

technology and obesity

 

Huberty, Jennifer

physical activity 

 

Jacobson, Diana

adolescent obesity

 

Jehn, Megan

epidemiology

 

Johnson, Mina

embodied learning in new media (Alien Health Game)

 

Johnston, Carol

micronutrients and diabetes

 

Katsanos, Christos

metabolic components of obesity

 

Keller, Colleen

community health

 

Kelly, Stephanie Ann

prevention and management of adolescent obesity

 

Kinnier, Richard T

decision making

 

Kleim, Jeffrey Allan

behavioral and neural signals that drive motor skills recovery

 

Krajmalnik-Brown, Rosa

microbiome

 

Kronenfeld, Jennie

technology and obesity

 

Kuby, Michael 

economic, location analysis, energy, transportation, mathematical models

 

Kurpius, Sharon E

health psychology

 

Landers, Daniel

exercise and health psychology

 

Langlais, Paul

metabolism and obesity

 

Lanyon, Richard I

psychology & law

 

Larkey, Linda

alternative care models in obesity prevention

 

Lee, Chong Do

impact of lifestyle factors on CVD and cancer mortality

 

Lee, Rebecca

obesogenic environments and intervention

 

Levine, James A.

non-exercise activity thermogenesis (NEAT)

 

Lindor, Keith

healthcare delivery

 

Mackinnon, David

nuerocognitive processes in adolescent obesity

 

Madar, David 

applied biological sciences and organic chemistry

 

Mandarino, Larry

kinesiology and metabolic biology

 

Mandel, Naomi

food packaging

 

Marchant, Gary

personalized medicine, healthcare delivery & policy

 

Marsiglia, Flavio

health disparities

 

Maupin, Jonathan

maternal & child health in very low income settings; medical anthropology/global health in Guatemala

 

McClain, Darya

prevention, intervention, hispanic communities

 

Melnyk, Bernadette

health outcomes & healthy lifestyles in teens

 

Mohan, Shrimathy

healthcare supply chain

 

Morales, Andrea C.

impact of diet foods on weight

 

Murray, Alan T.

obesity clustering, spatial uncertainty

 

Nelson, Randal

diabetes biomarkers

 

Nesse, Randolph

evolutionary medicine and public health

 

Neuberg, Steven

obesity stigma

 

Newfeld, Stuart J.

biomedicine

 

Nganje, William

consumer behavior, consumption, obesity

 

Ohri-Vachaspati, Punam

physical environments & behavior in obesity

 

Orchinik, Miles 

effect of stress on behavior and the endocrine system

 

Ostrom, Amy

transformative service research, health services

 

Pendyala, Ram Mohan

activity and travel

 

Perez, Adriana (Gloria)

cardiovascular health promotion

 

Phillips, Elizabeth Capaldi

psychology of eating

 

Pipe, Teri

nursing and health innovation

 

Poste, George

healthcare informatics, personalized medicine

 

Reifsnider, Elizabeth

maternal-child care, prevention of childhood obesity, breastfeeding

 

Richards, Tim

consumer behavior, consumption, obesity

 

Rittmann, Bruce

prediction, early detection & monitoring of health status

 

Rivera, Daniel

behavioral health

 

Robert, Jason

biology & society

 

Santanam, Raghu

healthcare information technology

 

Schaefer, David

health & social networks

 

Schneller, Eugene

healthcare supply chain

 

Schwenke, Dawn

nutritional biochemistry

 

Scotch, Matthew

public health informatics

 

Sebren, Ann

mindfulness based interventions for stress reduction, improved health outcomes and health behavior

 

Shaibi, Gabriel

asthma, childhood/teen obesity, health disparities

 

Shao, Benjamin

healthcare information technology

 

Silva Torres, Graciela

sleep & obesity

 

Small, Leigh

families and obesity

 

Smith-Daniels, Vicki

healthcare supply chain

 

Smith, Brian

neuroscience & behavior

 

Soto, Shelli

health law

 

Spence, John

single bio-molecule diffraction; biophysics

 

Spinrad, Tracy

emotions & well being

 

Stafford, Phillip

mobile weight management tools

 

Stevens, Carol Jo

childhood obesity

 

Swan, Pamela

exercise and obesity and health

 

Sweazea, Karen

obesity biology

 

Szkupinski-Quiroga, Seline

health disparities

 

Tao, Nonjgian

prediction, early detection & monitoring of health status

 

Thatcher, Craig D

nutritional physiology

 

Thorpe, Michael

structural biomedical chemistry

 

Tinsley, Barbara

child health socialization

 

Ugarova, Tatiana

metabolic biology

 

Updegraff, Kim

gender, neuroscience, & behavior

 

Valiente, Carlos

emotions and well being

 

Vana, Kimberly Diane

sleep, asthma, & teaching

 

Vargas, Perla

health decision making, health disparities, community

 

Vaughan, Linda

director of the school of nutrition and health promotion, health sciences

 

Vega-López, Sonia

diet and lifestyle modifications on chronic disease risk factors

 

Verrelli, Brian

evolutionary genetics & bioinformatics

 

Vinze, Ajay

health information technology

 

Walker, Beth

health sector management

 

Wang, Lili 

community philanthropy

 

Wang, Shaopeng

energy expenditure, mobile devices

 

Wang, Xiao

prosthetics & rehabilitation; computational & synthetic biology

 

Weitz, Rose

women's health, sexuality and the body

 

Wharton, Christopher

healthy food availability and distribution, food systems and sustainability, local food programs, food security

 

Williams, Deborah

place-based knowledge, identity, and cultural continuity

 

Willis, Wayne Tyrus

exercise at the cellular and sub-cellular levels

 

Winham, Donna

role of beans in preventing heart disease, diabetes & obesity; child malnutrition; dietary acculturation and cross-cultural perceptions of foods and health

 

Woodbury, Neal

prediction, early detection & monitoring of health status; biomedical analytical chemistry

 

Wutich, Amber

climate change related disease; medical anthropology/global health in Guatemala

 

Yabiku, Scott

technology and obesity

 

Yamashiro, Carl

center for healthcare innovation & clinical trials

 

Yancy, Margaret

diabetes, adolescent healthcare

 

Zayas, Luis E.

culture and health