Marney A. White, PhD, MS

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Social and Behavioral Sciences), and Psychiatry; Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Eating Disorders; Obesity; Psychometrics; Tobacco Use Disorder

Research Organizations

School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology: Social & Behavioral Sciences

Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)

Program for Obesity, Weight and Eating Research (POWER) at Yale

Psychology Section

Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. White's research focus is on weight and eating problems, with particular emphasis on the interaction of tobacco use with eating disorders and weight concerns. Current projects focus on the influence of smoking on factors related to binge eating, specifically the influence of cigarette smoking on food cravings and emotional eating.

Selected Publications

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