The OHDRC Pilot Program facilitates analysis using secondary data sources in any area of research related to obesity and health disparities. 

Calls for Research Concepts for Secondary Data Analysis on Social Determinants of Obesity and Related Chronic Diseases are released periodically.


Kaylee B. Crockett, PhD

Kaylee B. Crockett, PhD

Concept Title: Socioeconomic Adversity, Psychological Distress, and Obesity in HIV-positive Women
Elizabeth Baker, PhD and Joseph Wolfe, PhD

Elizabeth Baker, PhD and Joseph Wolfe, PhD

Concept Title: Wealth and Obesity from Early to Late Midlife
Pankaj Arora, MD

Pankaj Arora, MD

Concept title: Racial Differences in 24-Hour Urinary Sodium Excretion: A surrogate of Poor Cardiovascular Health Among US

Azad Bhuiyan, MD, PhD

Azad Bhuiyan, MD, PhD

Concept title: Racial/Ethnic Disparity in Relation to Breakfast Skipping and Obesity/Overweight Prevalence and Depression Outcome: The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), 2017

Drew Gunnells, MD

Drew Gunnells, MD

Concept title: Evaluating the impact of COVID-19 on Surgical Outcomes in Patients with Obesity