RESEARCH
Health Behaviors

The CPC promotes synergies and collaborations across the domestic and international arenas to address pressing health problems and promote positive health behavior. CPC research in this area includes:

 

  • Smoking cessation among older Americans
  • Branded food advertisements and consumption decisions
  • Obesity, dating, and sex
  • Impact of obesity on disability
  • School-based policies for preventing childhood obesity
  • Interventions for risk reduction and avoidance in youth
  • Inequalities in access to health services and health outcomes
  • Malnutrition in developing countries
  • Effects of AIDS education and social marketing on condom use in Tanzania
  • Health environment relations in the Brazilian Amazon
  • Environmental stress and behavior under risk of uncertainty
  • Medicare Part D community education
  • Emotions and reproductive health
Cornell Population Center