• Biostatistics Core Nutrition and Obesity Research Center
    Biostatistics Core Nutrition and Obesity Research Center

    Director: Renee Desmond, Ph.D.
    Email: desmond@uab.edu
    Phone: 934-3722

    Websitewww.norc.uab.edu
    This core provides expertise and advice in study design, power calculations, data acquisition and management, and appropriate statistical methods of analysis and reporting. Specific expertise is available for investigations involving statistical genetics.
    Director: Renee Desmond, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Department of Medicine
    Phone: (205) 934-3722
    Email: desmond@uab.edu
    Members: David Allison, Ph.D.
    Quetelet Endowed Professor of Public Health
    Distinguished Professor
    Associate Dean for Science
    Director, Office of Energetics
    Director, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
    School of Public Health
    Phone: (205) 975-9169
    Email: dallison@uab.edu

    Mark Beasley, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Department of Biostatistics
    Phone: (205) 934-4905
    Email: mbeasley@uab.edu

    Young-il Kim, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Medicine
    Phone: (205) 934-3376
    Email: youngkim@mail.dopm.uab.edu

    Contact Information:

    David Allison, Ph.D.
    Phone: (205) 975-9169
    Email: dallison@uab.edu 

    Renee Desmond, Ph.D.
    Phone: (205) 934-3722
    Email: desmond@uab.edu

    Center Affiliation
    Nutrition Obesity Research Center

    Grant Affiliation
    NIDDK # DK056336

    Serves - Center Members Only