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Dr. Joseph Kindler, Assistant Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition
Emily Noble

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Researcher finds link between overweight children and heart complications
Dr. Joe Kindler was quoted in the UGA Today article, “Overweight children are developing heart complications”. Dr. Kindler’s research, Visceral fat and arterial stiffness in youth with healthy weight, obesity, and type 2 diabetes, was originally published in Pediatric Obesity, This research has been shared in many news media outlets including: UGATodayWGAUHindustan TimesScienceDailyPatchHealth News DigestMyHealthyClickStudy FindsMedIndiaUPI, and MedicineNet. Dr. Kindler credits the Obesity Initiative for providing support for his research. He recently told us “funding from the OI was critical in this project’s success.

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Congratulations to Dr. Krzysztof Czaja, Associate Professor Veterinary Sciences and Diagnostic Imaging, and to Dr. Joseph Kindler, Assistant Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition on their recent Resubmission Grant Awards from the UGA Obesity Initiative. Both recipients also received funds from their respective departments which were generously matched by the Office of Research.

 

Researchers find brain circuit linked to food impulsivity

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Georgia study shows training prompts school cafeteria staff to promote healthier foods in school

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School lunchroom staff can help kids make healthier food choices

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Childhood obesity: UGA experts are on the front line

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Toys motivate children to eat healthier diet

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UGA, Shanghai researchers find evidence of how obesity programs can work long-term

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UGA researchers use modeling to help rural communities eat more fruits, veggies

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Georgia obesity initiatives

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Daily Self-Weighing Shown to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain

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Study Links Work Burnout and Weight Gain

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Dr. Krzysztof Czaja, Associate Professor Veterinary Sciences and Diagnostic Imaging
Emily Noble

RECENT NEWS ARTICLES

Congratulations to Dr. Krzysztof Czaja, Associate Professor Veterinary Sciences and Diagnostic Imaging, and to Dr. Joseph Kindler, Assistant Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition on their recent Resubmission Grant Awards from the Obesity Initiative. Both recipients also received funds from their respective departments which were generously matched by the Office of Research.

 

Researchers find brain circuit linked to food impulsivity

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Georgia study shows training prompts school cafeteria staff to promote healthier foods in school

Read News Article

School lunchroom staff can help kids make healthier food choices

Read News Article

Childhood obesity: UGA experts are on the front line

Read News Article

Toys motivate children to eat a healthier diet

Read News Article

UGA, Shanghai researchers find evidence of how obesity programs can work long-term

Read News Article

UGA researchers use modeling to help rural communities eat more fruits, veggies

Read News Article

Georgia obesity initiatives

Read News Article

Daily Self-Weighing Shown to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain

Read News Article

Study Links Work Burnout and Weight Gain

Read News Article