Title: Anti-Obesity Initiative Evaluation
Principal Investigator: William Scheider, PhD
Funding Agency: WNY Public Broadcasting Association (WNED);
funds paid through the UB Foundation
Period: 08/02/10 - 04/30/12
The multidisciplinary Division of Environmental Health Sciences
brings together students and faculty from across UB to integrate
perspectives from a wide range of research areas.
Jean Wactawski-Wende, PhD, principal investigator of UB’s
Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) Center, discusses the
significance of the WHI, one of the longest and most comprehensive
studies ever done on postmenopausal women.