Volunteer, donation, and assistance resources regarding the August 2016 floods in our area are available here:
South Louisiana Flood Info & Resources

Deirdre Harrington, Ph.D.

Department/Laboratory:
Physical Activity & Obesity Epidemiology Lab

Education:
PhD, 2005, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland

Mentor:
Katzmarzyk, Peter T.

Current Research:
International Study of Childhood Obesity, Lifestyle and the Environment; Steps Ahead physical activity and diet intervention

Other Research Interests:
Physical activity interventions in various populations, measurement and description of physical activity and sedentary levels and patterns, anthropometry, the physical activity-appetite relationship.