Physical Activity and Obesity Epidemiology Laboratory

FACULTY

  • Peter Katzmarzyk, Ph.D., FACSM, FAHA

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.

ABOUT THIS LAB

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.

For more information, visit our laboratory website: http://labs.pbrc.edu/physical_activity_epidemiology/