Angie Cradock is a Senior Research Scientist and Deputy Director of the Prevention Research Center in the Department of Society, Human Development, and Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The Prevention Research Center works with communities, community agencies, and other state and local partners to develop, implement, and evaluate methodologies and interventions to improve nutrition and physical activity and reduce overweight and chronic disease risk among children, youth, and their families.
Dr. Cradock’s research primarily focuses on the social, policy, and environmental factors associated with physical activity and nutrition behaviors among youth. Specific areas of interest include school and neighborhood environments, community-based intervention research, and policy research.