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June 27, 2016

Annabel Wang

Research Assistant

Annabel Wang
annabel.wang@duke.edu
Content Area: Health Policy

Ms. Wang conducts research with Dr. Peter Ubel at BECR, the Fuqua School of Business, and the Duke-Margolis Center of Health Policy. She graduated from Duke in 2015 with a degree in Public Policy and Biology, and hopes to pursue a career in medicine and health policy. Some of her current research projects include: exploring non-financial physician […]

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June 23, 2016

Madelaine Katz

Research Assistant

Madelaine Katz
madelaine.katz@duke.edu
Content Area: Global Health

Ms. Katz is a research assistant at BECR.  She recently graduated from Duke University, with a degree in Global Health and Cultural Anthropology. She recently completed a senior thesis in Global Health studying the reproductive and mental health outcomes of a primary school intervention for adolescent girls in rural Kenya. With a passion for combining integrative community-based […]

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October 23, 2015

Peter Ubel

Peter Ubel, MD
peter.ubel@duke.edu | 919-660-8003
Content Area: Behavioral Sciences and Medicine

Dr. Ubel is a physician and behavioral scientist whose research uses the tools of decision psychology and behavioral economics to explore the mixture of rational and irrational forces that influence decisions related to health and health care. He is the Madge and Dennis T. McLawhorn University Professor of Business, Public Policy and Medicine at […]

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Mary Story

Mary Story, PhD, RD
mary.story@duke.edu | 919-681-7716
Content Area: Nutrition

Dr. Story is the Associate Director for Academic Programs in the Duke Global Health Institute. Mary is a leading scholar in the field of child and adolescent nutrition and child obesity prevention. She has published close to 400 articles in this field, is the founding director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation national program office […]

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Shu Wen Ng

Shu Wen Ng, PhD
shuwen@unc.edu | 919-962-6188
Content Area: Health Economics

Dr. Ng is a faculty member in the UNC Department of Nutrition. She is a health economist studying the role of individual or household behaviors and choices on weight, chronic disease and health outcomes. She uses a variety of quantitative methods to study commercial store sales, household purchase, and nutrition facts panel data at […]

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Gavan Fitzsimmons

Gavan J. Fitzsimons, PhD, MBA
gavan@duke.edu | 919-660-7793
Content Area: Marketing

Dr. Fitzimons is the R. David Thomas professor of marketing and psychology at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. His research focuses on understanding the ways in which consumers may be influenced without their conscious knowledge or awareness by marketers and marketing researchers, often without any intent on the part of the marketer. His […]

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Molly De Marco

Molly De MarcoPhD, MPH
molly_demarco@unc.edu | 919-966-9563
Content Area: Health Behavior

Dr. De Marco is a Research Scientist at the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. She conducts research on determinants of health disparities and food insecurity and focuses on community-based research that engages low-income and historically marginalized populations. For the past four years, she has directed a program, funded through SNAP-Ed, to […]

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Kelly Brownell

Kelly Brownell, PhD
kelly.brownell@duke.edu | 919-613-7309
Content Area: Public Policy and Psychology

Dr. Brownell is Dean of the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, and is a professor of public policy. Prior to joining the faculty at Duke, Brownell was at Yale University where he was the James Rowland Angell Professor of Psychology, professor of epidemiology and public health, and director of the Rudd Center […]

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Dan Ariely

Dan ArielyPhD
dandan@duke.edu | 919-660-7703
Content Area: Behavioral Economics

Dr. Ariely is a New York Times bestselling author and Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics at the Fuqua School of Business. He is one of the foremost leaders in psychology and behavioral economics research and has further expanded his research agenda into the health domain, particularly with respect to the topic of eating behavior. His research […]

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Terry Hartman

Assistant Director
Terry Hartman, MPH, MS, CCRC
terry.hartman@duke.edu | 919-613-5907
Content Area: Public Health Informatics

Mr. Hartman is the assistant director and a part of the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University. Prior to joining BECR, he worked in clinical research for over 5 years  in project management and regulatory affairs.  Mr. Hartman received a B.S. in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill […]

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