Prevention Research Center In the Department of Medicine

Donna Matheson, PhD

Senior Research Scientist

Research Interests: Family- and school-based nutrition interventions, and dietary assessment of children.

Phone: 498-4765
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Ongoing Research Projects (click project title for more information)
IPSI II: Family Based Nutrition for Latino Children
9/1/2003 - 7/31/2007
Home-Based Nutrition Intervention and Play Group Exercise for Low Income Latinas
9/11/2006 - 8/31/2010
Ethnic Dance & Screen Time Reduction to Prevent Weight Gain in Latina Girls
5/1/2006 - 4/30/2011

Recent Research Projects (click project title for more information)
Reducing Television Viewing to Prevent Childhood Obesity
4/1/1999 - 3/31/2002
Innovative Obesity Prevention for African-American Girls
8/1/1999 - 5/31/2002
Effects of a Parent Video on Hispanic Children's Weight
12/1/2000 - 11/30/2002


Publications (click publication title for more information)
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