Ross C. Brownson, PhD

Education

Graduate School

Ph.D., Environmental Health/Epidemiology, Colorado State University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Fort Collins, Colorado, 1985
Quantitative Methods, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, 1998-99

Research Interests

1R18DP001139-01 (Brownson, Ross C., P.I.)
CDC
Understanding and Enhancing Dissemination Among US Chronic Disease Practitioners
09/30/07-09/29/10
Our primary goal is to increase the dissemination of evidence-based interventions to prevent and control chronic disease among US chronic disease practitioners.

1R01CA124404-01A1 (Brownson, Ross C., P.I.)
NIH/NCI
Cancer Control Dissemination Research Among State-Level Policy Makers
09/27/07-07/31/2012
Our primary goal is to increase the dissemination of evidence-based interventions to control cancer, focusing on the uptake of effective environmental and policy approaches among state-level policy makers.

1R01CA121534-01 (Brownson, Ross C., Co –PI)
NIDDK
Achieving Energy Balance in Overweight Post-partum Teens
9/30/05 – 7/31/2010
This project is a multilevel intervention designed to reduce overweight in postpartum teens as measured by a change in body mass index.

1 R25 CA113443-01A2 – (Brownson, Ross C., P.I.)
NIH/NCI
Training Practitioners to Control Obesity and Cancer
9/15/06-6/30/11
The overall goal for this project is to develop workshops and subsequent dissemination activities to increase the likelihood of adoption of evidence-based interventions to control obesity and cancer through promotion of physical activity and healthy eating.

Contact Information

660 S. Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8100
St. Louis, MO 63110(314) 362-9641
rbrownson@wustl.edu

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