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Kelly D. Brownell, Ph.D.

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2006 - Autumn


Kelly D. Brownell, Ph.D., professor and chair of psychology, professor of epidemiology and director of the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, has been named in Time magazine’s list of 100 “People Who Shape Our World.” Brownell, one of the list’s scientists and thinkers, was cited for his efforts to reduce obesity in the United States. Also on the list are President Bush, actor George Clooney, model Tyra Banks, Iraqi Shiite leader Muqtada al-Sadr and rap artist Sean Combs.