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Yale University Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center

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Core Research Focus

Reducing obesity through improved nutrition and increased physical activity in multiple communities.


Core Research Projects

Past (2009–2014)
Helping African Americans at Risk for Diabetes in Two Connecticut Cities


Special Interest Projects (SIPs)

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Contact Information

Yale University
Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center
Yale School of Public Health
60 College Street
P.O. Box 208034
New Haven, CT 06520–8034

Principal Investigator
Jeannette Ickovics, PhD
Phone: (203) 785–6213
Fax: (203) 785-6980

David Katz, MD, MPH
Phone: (203) 732-1265

Deputy Director
Beth Comerford, MS
Phone: (203) 732–1265, ext 224

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