Obesity and other Chronic Diseases

Birch

Birch, Leann

Professor, Food and Nutrition
Fellow, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research
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Research Interests include Development of Eating Behavior, Self-Regulation, Obesity/Familial Influence, Infancy, Childhood

beach

Beach, Steven R.H.

Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Psychology
Co-Director, Center for Family Research
Fellow, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research
website | srhbeach@uga.edu
Research Interests include Family, Epigenetics, Inflammation, Obesity, Substance Abuse
Neuhart

Neuharth-Pritchett, Stacey

Professor and Associate Dean, College of Education
Fellow, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research
website | sneuhart@uga.edu

Research Interests include head start, pre-kindergarten, poverty, early childhood, teacher-child relationships, and asthma

Orpinas, Pamela

Orpinas, Pamela

Professor, Health Promotion and Behavior
Fellow, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research
website | porpinas@uga.edu

Research Interests include intimate partner violence, Latino, cervical cancer and Peru