The focus of this longitudinal research of children starting ages 6 to 12 is to examine the influence of life events, placement, caregiver characteristics, and cultural setting on the each child’s: 1) behavioral and emotional adjustment; 2) learning and development; and 3) health outcomes.Read More
The Duke Obesity Prevention Program (formerly the Bennett Lab) is based at Duke University in the Department of Psychology and in the Duke Global Health Institute. They are also affiliated with the Harvard School of Public Health and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Their...Read More
We are an instigator and facilitator of a broad range of health policy and health disparities research that address policy relevant issues. Activities focus on population based health research, health systems research, and intervention and evaluation research. We seek to foster an interdisciplinary collaborative investigative environment that also works to educate Duke students.
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