Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Weight Loss Experiences of African American, Hispanic, and Non-Hispanic White Men and Women with Type 2 Diabetes: The Look AHEAD Trial 2019
2019 Depressive symptoms, perceived stress, and metabolic health: The REGARDS study 2019
2018 Impact of a multidomain intensive lifestyle intervention on complaints about memory, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities: The action for health in diabetes randomized controlled clinical trial 2018
2018 Physical function following a long-term lifestyle intervention among middle aged and older adults with type 2 diabetes: The look AHEAD study 2018
2018 A weight loss intervention delivered by peer coaches in primary care: Rationale and study design of the PROMISE trial 2018
2018 Similar weight loss and maintenance in African American and White women in the Improving Weight Loss (ImWeL) trial 2018
2018 Habit formation intervention to prevent obesity in low-income preschoolers and their mothers: A randomized controlled trial protocol 2018
2018 Randomization to randomization probability: Estimating treatment effects under actual conditions of use 2018
2018 Body Mass Index and Subjective Social Status: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study 2018
2018 Executive function and dysregulated eating behaviors in pediatric obesity 2018
2018 Questionnaire-based problematic relationship to eating and food is associated with 25 year body mass index trajectories during midlife: The Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) Study 2018
2017 Comparison of an alternative schedule of extended care contacts to a self-directed control: A randomized trial of weight loss maintenance 2017
2016 25-year weight gain in a racially balanced sample of U.S. adults: The CARDIA study 2016
2016 Placebo effects in obesity research 2016
2016 Results of a Culturally Adapted Internet-Enhanced Physical Activity Pilot Intervention for Overweight and Obese Young Adult African American Women 2016
2015 Weighing the Evidence of Common Beliefs in Obesity Research 2015
2015 Group dynamics are associated with weight loss in the behavioral treatment of obesity 2015
2015 The Look AHEAD Trial: Implications for Lifestyle Intervention in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 2015
2015 Feasibility, acceptability, and characteristics associated with adherence and completion of a culturally relevant internet-enhanced physical activity pilot intervention for overweight and obese young adult African American women enrolled in college 2015
2015 Feasibility, acceptability, and characteristics associated with adherence and completion of a culturally relevant internet-enhanced physical activity pilot intervention for overweight and obese young adult African American women enrolled in college 2015
2015 Randomized controlled trial examining expectancy effects on the accuracy of weight measurement 2015
2015 Desire resistance and desire reduction in public health approaches to obesity 2015
2015 Development of a theory-based, peer support intervention to promote weight loss among Latina immigrants 2015
2015 Feasibility, acceptability, and characteristics associated with adherence and completion of a culturally relevant internet-enhanced physical activity pilot intervention for overweight and obese young adult African American women enrolled in college. 2015
2015 Physical characteristics associated with weight misperception among overweight and obese men: NHANES 1999-2006 2015
2015 Pilot Study Evaluating the Feasibility and Initial Outcomes of a Primary Care Weight Loss Intervention With Peer Coaches 2015
2015 Weight change in the first 2 months of a lifestyle intervention predicts weight changes 8 years later 2015
2014 A randomized trial comparing weight loss treatment delivered in large versus small groups 2014
2014 Perceived weight discrimination in the CARDIA study: Differences by race, sex, and weight status 2014
2014 Evaluation of early weight loss thresholds for identifying nonresponders to an intensive lifestyle intervention 2014
2014 Lifestyle Interventions for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction: A Systematic Review of the Effects of Diet Composition, Food Provision, and Treatment Modality on Weight Loss 2014
2014 Managing your weight: how a psychologist can help. 2014
2014 Patient and physician characteristics associated with the provision of weight loss counseling in primary care 2014
2013 Examination of the relationship between obesity and suicidal ideation 2013
2013 Empirical Evidence Does Not Support An Association Between Less Ambitious Pre-Treatment Goals And Better Treatment Outcomes: A Meta-Analysis 2013
2013 Myths, presumptions, and facts about obesity 2013
2011 Relationship of physical performance with body composition and bone mineral density in individuals over 60 years of age: A systematic review 2011
2011 Self-efficacy improves weight loss in overweight/obese postmenopausal women during a 6-month weight loss intervention 2011
2011 Eyes on the prize: The longitudinal benefits of goal focus on progress toward a weight loss goal 2011
2011 High trait self-control predicts positive health behaviors and success in weight loss 2011
2010 What words should we use when discussing excess weight? 2010
2010 Comparison of physician weight loss goals for obese male and female patients 2010
2010 Weight loss goals of patients in a health maintenance organization 2010
2009 Relationship between self-efficacy and physical activity among patients with type 2 diabetes 2009
2009 The freshman weight gain phenomenon revisited 2009
2008 Weight loss maintenance following a primary care intervention for low-income minority women 2008
2008 A tailored print-based physical activity intervention for patients with type 2 diabetes 2008
2008 The role of mindfulness in health behavior change 2008
2008 Is physical activity a gateway behavior for diet? Findings from a physical activity trial 2008
2007 Promoting physical activity for low-income minority women in primary care. 2007
2006 Outcomes from the women's wellness project: A community-focused physical activity trial for women 2006
2006 A primary care weight management intervention for low-income African-American women 2006
2005 Minor life events as predictors of medical utilization in low income African American family practice patients 2005
2005 Barriers to physical activity among predominantly low-income African-American patients with type 2 diabetes 2005
2005 Validation of the Beck Depression Inventory - II in a low-income African American sample of medical outpatients 2005
2004 Use of the Beck Depression Inventory-II with African American primary care patients 2004
2004 Use of the weight efficacy lifestyle questionnaire with African American women: Validation and extension of previous findings 2004
2004 Ideal weight goals of African American Women participating in a weight management program 2004
2004 Self-efficacy as a predictor of weight change in African-American women 2004

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2006 Stress, anger, and hostility in coronary heart disease.  104-122. 2006

Investigator On

  • UAB Diabetes Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • UAB Diabetes Research Center - Interventions and Translation Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Obesity Risk in African American Women is Determined by a Diet-by-Phenotype Interaction  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Prioritizing County-Level Social Determinants that Contribute to the Greater Burden of Diabetes and Hypertension in the US  awarded by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention & Health Promo./CDC/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • COMPLETED - Obesity Health Disparities Research Center (OHDRC) - Leveraging Ongoing Home Visitation Programs to Address Obesity Disparities Among Underserved, Low-Income Mothers  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • Obesity Health Disparities Research Center (OHDRC)  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • 03/16 Action for Health in Diabetes Extension Study Research Project  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2021
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) Study -Birmingham Field Center  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) Study -Birmingham Field Center  awarded by NIH - National Institutes of Health/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Birmingham, Alabama Field Center  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2018
  • Action For Health In Diabetes Continuation (Look AHEAD)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2016
  • Clinical Center for LookAHEAD: Action for Health in Diabetes  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2006 - 2013
  • Full Name

  • Gareth Dutton