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Minnesota Obesity Center

Other Pilot and Feasibility Program Projects

Below are projects awarded through the Obesity Consortium of Minnesota, but are not receiving funding directly from the Minnesota Obesity Center.

2008

Modeling Trajectories of Optimal Pregnancy Weight Gain for Overweight and Obese Women
Patricia Fontaine, M.D., M.S.
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota

Observational Ratings of Child Feeding Practices among Preschoolers
Jayne A. Fulkerson, Ph.D.
School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Standard Behavioral Weight-Loss Intervention on Reproductive Parameters in Obese Men
Ruby H. N. Nguyen, Ph.D.
Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota

TEXtHealth - Teens Eating and Exercising 4 Health
Emily D. Parker, Ph.D.
HealthPartners Research Foundation 

2006

Obesity, Elevated Blood Pressure and Insulin Resistance among American Indian School-Children: Identifying Family- and Environment-level Determinants
Melissa Nelson, Ph.D.
Division of Epidemiology & Community Health, University of Minnesota

Behavioral Characteristics of Diet: Developing Survey Instruments for Ethnically Diverse Populations
Melissa Nelson, Ph.D.
Division of Epidemiology & Community Health
University of Minnesota

Pediatric Primary Care Obesity Prevention
Nancy Sherwood, Ph.D.
HealthPartners Research Foundation
Minneapolis, MN

Bar Code Scanners and Annotated Receipts: A Comparison of Measures of the Home Food Environment
Scott Shimotsu, Graduate Student
Division of Epidemiology & Community Health, University of Minnesota

Comparing Childhood Weight-for-Age to Body Mass Index in the Prediction of Adolescent Obesity and Chronic Disease Risk Factors
Steven D. Stovitz, M.D.
Department of Family Medicine
University of Minnesota

Metabolic and Behavioral Effects of Breakfast Frequency and Quality in a Bi-Ethnic Sample of Children
Maureen Timlin, Ph.D.
Division of Epidemiology & Community Health
University of Minnesota

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Call for Proposals

Pilot and Feasibility Program Grant Awards

Advancements in Obesity Research

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