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Courtney Peterson, Ph.D.

Meal timing • Circadian rhythms • Nutrition • Body mass index • Obesity research

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Courtney Peterson, Ph.D.

Department of Nutrition Sciences

 

 

Areas of expertise:

  • Meal timing
  • Circadian rhythms
  • Nutrition
  • Body mass index
  • Obesity research

Peterson is a scientist in UAB’s Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC), Diabetes Research Center (DRC), and the UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center (UCDC). She has conducted research that has led to a better, simpler way to calculate obesity in adolescents.

 

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