Childhood Obesity: Combating an Epidemic

Childhood obesity is a national epidemic that affects 12.5 million American children and adolescents. Associate Professor of Psychology Jody Ganiban is investigating factors that may predict and influence a child’s risk for obesity.

News & Events


Professor Lisa Bowleg named Director of the DC CFAR Social and Behavioral Sciences Core.

Read about current research and news happening in our department in our Fall 2017 newsletter!