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Courtney Peterson, Ph.D.

Human Physiology

PhD, 2011, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Ravussin, Eric

Current Research:
Determinants of diabetes risk and metabolism

Other Research Interests:
Dietary and other determinants of glucose metabolism, metabolic rate and obesity. Mathematical modeling and imaging technology.