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  • Current Active Grants

  • Sleep Duration and Pediatric Overweight: The Role of Eating Behaviors

    Principal Investigator: Chantelle Hart, PhD

    Co-Investigators: Mary Carskadon, Ph.D., Joseph Fava, PhD; Elissa Jelalian, PhD; and Judith Owens, MD

    Funding Agency: The American Diabetes Association

    Dates: 2009-2011

    Increasing Sleep Duration: A Novel Approach to Weight Control

    The purpose of the project is to translate the basic science on sleep duration into a novel intervention to reduce obesity and obesity-related co-morbidities. (U01 CA150387-01)

    Principal Investigator: Rena Wing, PhD

    Co-Investigators: Dale Bond, PhD; Mary Carskadon, PhD; Robert Considine, PhD; Ron Cohen, PhD; Joseph Fava PhD; Chantelle Hart, PhD; Jeanne McCaffery, PhD; Richard Millman, MD; George Papandonatos, PhD; Donn Posner, PhD; Hollie Raynor, PhD; Katherine Sharkey, MD; and Larry Sweet, PhD.

    Funding Agency: The National Cancer Institute

    Dates: 2010-2011