Debra Haire-Joshu

Debra Haire-Joshu, PhD, is the Joyce Wood Professor and associate dean for research in the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, and holds a secondary appointment with the School of Medicine. She is an internationally renowned scholar of health behavior who develops population-wide interventions to reduce obesity and prevent diabetes, particularly among underserved youth. She directs the Center for Obesity Prevention and Policy Research and the Center for Diabetes Translation Research.


By Debra Haire-Joshu