Physical Activity and Obesity Epidemiology Laboratory

RESEARCH FOCUS

The goal of this laboratory is to investigate the effects of physical activity, fitness, and obesity on morbidity and mortality and to quantify their impact on population health.
The focus of the Physical Activity and Obesity Epidemiology Laboratory is on the effects of physical activity, fitness, and obesity on morbidity and mortality, and their impact on population health. These issues are examined using epidemiological approaches and large-scale population studies.

FACULTY

Peter Katzmarzyk, Ph.D., FACSM, FAHA