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  • 1.Obesity epidemic
    Dr. Suzanne Bennett Johnson discusses the growing obesity epidemic and the stigmatization of overweight people.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (October 2012)
  • 2.Presentations delivered by Suzanne Bennett Johnson, PhD
    National and international presentations by 2012 APA President Suzanne Bennett Johnson, PhD, on psychology's medical and research contributions.
    Web Page
  • 3.African-American women at risk
    The obesity epidemic disproportionally affects black women. The trend is decreasing black women's life expectancy and increasing their chances of developing a host of ailments, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and arthritis.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (January 2013)
  • 4.Suzanne Bennett Johnson, PhD
    2012 APA President Suzanne Bennett Johnson, PhD, is also an APA fellow and distinguished research professor at Florida State University College of Medicine. During her presidency, Bennett Johnson focused on interdisciplinary science and practice, obesity and engaging the next generation of psychologists.
  • 5.Roster: APA Guideline Development Panel for Obesity
    The APA Board of Directors appointed the panel in December 2012 to develop a treatment guideline for obesity across the lifespan.
    Web Page (November 2012)
  • 6.Big kids
    Behavioral health experts are fighting the childhood obesity epidemic from a variety of angles, including home environment, healthy communities and school, and television commercials.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (December 2012)
  • 7.The APA presidency: Reflections on a growth experience
    Dr. Suzanne Bennett Johnson reflects on her past year as APA president, her presidential initiatives and APA's first strategic plan.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (December 2012)
  • 8.Presidential programming
    Obesity, interdisciplinary team science, and interprofessional practice are this year’s APA presidential convention themes.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (May 2012)
  • 9.Media Advisory: Psychology's Essential Role in Combating Childhood Obesity to be Presented by Expert Panel
    Leading experts will present results of the latest research and innovative strategies to improve health behaviors and prevent childhood obesity in underserved communities.
    Press Release (July 2012)
  • 10.Obesity
    Obesity is marked by excess accumulation of body fat caused by genetic factors and behavioral factors — especially eating too much and exercising too little. Obesity can lead to diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and other problems.
    Psychology Topic
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Results 110 of 2558 related to "Addressing the obesity epidemic: Why..."