Skip to main content
Search search
Mobile Search:
Lori Francis
Lori A. Francis
Associate Professor of Biobehavioral Health and Center for Family Research in Diverse Contexts
  • Biobehavioral Health - BBH
  • Family and Child Health Project
+ See All - See Less
  • Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 2003
Currently Accepting Graduate Students
Grants and Research Projects

Sociocultural factors influencing the development of obesity in low-income and minority children, including family environment, neighborhood characteristics and socioeconomic status; family-based interventions to reduce and prevent obesity and related morbidities in children; understanding biobehavioral, family environmental and cultural factors that influence self-regulation of energy intake and body weight in young children.

Family and Child Health Project Web Pages