Cancer Institute A national cancer institute
designated cancer center

Obesity Prevention and Weight Control

Program researchers are investigating the efficacy of a wide range of community-based obesity prevention and weight loss strategies across all age groups and demographics. One aim of this work is to evaluate the impact of lifestyle changes and weight loss on breast, prostate and colorectal cancer incidence and outcomes.

Current research also includes:

Program Researchers

Joel Killen, PhD

Abby King, PhD

Thomas Robinson, MD

Marcia L. Stefanick, PhD


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