Susan Andreae, PhD, MPH

Susan Andreae, PhD, MPH

Instructor, Department of Preventive Medicine
Grant Plans: K Award
Proposed Title: Motivating Family Members to Help Each Other to Make Healthy Choices: Developing and Pilot Testing a Family Centered PA Program for Youth and Their Parents with Diabetes
Amber W. Kinsey, PhD, CISSN

Amber W. Kinsey, PhD, CISSN

Post-Doctoral Scholar, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Grant Plans: K Award
Proposed Title: Using Positive Outliers to Develop an Intervention to Improve the Maintenance of Physical Activity among African American Women
Irena Stepanikova

Irena Stepanikova

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
Grant Plans: R03
Proposed Title: Develop a Program of Research in Social Determinants of Obesity which Concerns the Mechanisms that Link Social Factors, such as Rach/Ethnicity to Obesity
Lua Wilkinson

Lua Wilkinson

NIH Postdoctoral Trainee, Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Grant Plans: K Award
Proposed Title: Predicting Future Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in African-Americans across the Life-span

OHDREP Scholars Year 2

Brittain Heindl, MD

Brittain Heindl, MD

UAB, School of Medicine Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiology Fellow
Mentor: Tim Garvey, MD
Cody Morris, PhD, MS

Cody Morris, PhD, MS

UAB, Department of Human Studies, Assistant Professor
Mentor: Eric Plaisance, PhD
Caroline Presley, MD

Caroline Presley, MD

UAB, Division of Preventive Medicine, Assistant Professor
Mentor: Andrea Cherrington, MD, MPH

OHDREP Scholars Year 3

Azad Bhuiyan, MD, PhD, MPH

Azad Bhuiyan, MD, PhD, MPH

Jackson State University, School of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Associate Professor
Mentor: Marinelle Payton, MD, PhD
Meagan Gray, MD

Meagan Gray, MD

UAB, School of Medicine, Assistant Professor
Mentor: Jayme Locke, MD
Fokhrul Hossain, PhD

Fokhrul Hossain, PhD

Louisiana State University, School of Medicine, Instructor
Mentor: Lucio Miele, MD, PhD
Christina Jordan, PhD

Christina Jordan, PhD

University Mississippi Medical Center, Director BioBank
Mentor: Michael Stefanek, PhD