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Global Obesity Prevention Center

National Childhood Obesity Study in China




chart china projectChina offers a unique opportunity to study the causes of obesity given the significant social, environmental and lifestyle shifts and the rapid increase in obesity and many lifestyle related chronic diseases that are occurring in that country. 

The China Project uses longitudinal and national data collected in China to evaluate the interplay, impact and nonlinear relationships of the built, social, economic and environmental and policy factors related to childhood obesity.





Sample Presentations


Sample Publications


To find out more information about this project or how to get involved, please email the Global Obesity Prevention Center at Johns Hopkins directly here.