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Behavioral Medicine Laboratory


  • Phillip Brantley, Ph.D.


The goal of this laboratory is to investigate weight loss techniques that promote long-term weight management and examine their impact on biomarkers and health outcomes.


The Behavioral Medcine laboratory is understanding interactions between biological, behavioral and psychosocial factors that relate to health promotion, risk factor reduction, disease management and adaptation to medical conditions associated with the metabolic syndrome including diabetes and cardiovascular disease.