Dr Dutton, R01 Grant to Study Weight Loss

From UAB School of Medicine "Good News" Newsletter for the Week of June 29, 2015:

Gareth R. Dutton, PhD (Preventive Medicine) is Principal Investigator for an R01 grant that was recently awarded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) to conduct a randomized controlled trial comparing lifestyle interventions with differing levels and schedules of energy reduction for weight loss and weight loss maintenance. The project entitled “Fixed Versus Variable Energy Reduction During Behavioral Obesity Treatment,” is gearing up to begin participant recruitment later this year or early 2016.