Health Behaviors Research Related

People Related To Health Behaviors Research

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center
Co-Director, Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors
Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Stephanie DeLuca, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, The School of Neuroscience at Virginia Tech
Director, Neuromotor Research Clinic
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Kimberly A. Horn, Ed.D.

Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Stephen M. LaConte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Read Montague, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory
Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit
Professor, Department of Physics, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Alexei Morozov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Craig Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar of Human Development, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Research Professor of Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Human Science, Virginia Tech
Research Professor, Pediatrics, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Sharon Landesman Ramey, Ph.D.

Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scholar, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Research Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Jeff Stein, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Events Related To Health Behaviors

Aerobic fitness and susceptibility for metabolic dysfunction

May 29, 2020, 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

John Thyfault, Ph.D.


Professor
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center

Senior Scientist
Kansas City VA Medical Center

Scientific Director
Children’s Mercy Hospital Center for Healthy Lifestyle and Nutrition Center

Pioneers in Biomedical Research Program

Complex Models to Understand Complex Health Behaviors

April 9, 2018, noon at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rahmat Beheshti, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Special Seminars

Translational Models of Executive Function and Decision-Making in Health Behavior Change

June 16, 2017, 11 a.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Rebecca Ashare, Ph.D


Special Seminars

Stories Related To Health Behaviors

Weight management and physical activity expert to speak at VTCRI’s new Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors on Wednesday

Nov. 10, 2017

John M. Jakicic, a nationally recognized expert in physical activity and weight management, will present a public lecture at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, ...

Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors rises at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

May 9, 2017

A new research center to understand and tackle the threat of lifestyle diseases — medical conditions such as obesity that are caused or aggravated by a person’s own behavior — ...

Publications Related To Health Behaviors

Bickel WK, Vuchinich RE. (2000). Reframing health behavior change with behavioral economics. New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.