Causes and Interventions for Childhood Obesity: Innovative Systems Analysis
Baltimore, MD, United States
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Using integrated conceptual framework, innovative statistical analysis approaches, and rich data from multiple sources we will study how complex factors may affect childhood obesity and the epidemic in the US and test potential intervention options; in particular, we will develop and apply systems analysis models in the project.
Crime and Obesity
Telling kids to "be more active" won't dent the obesity epidemic if they're afraid to go outside.
Buzz. No Death.
Imagine a mosquito that could not transmit malaria. Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena did. Then he made one.
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