Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Changes in Ghrelin and Glucagon following a Low Glycemic Load Diet in Women with PCOS.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism2021
2020 Association of gestational diabetes with child feeding practices: A secondary analysis using data from mother-child dyads in the deep southAppetite.  151. 2020
2020 Quantitative assessment of nutritive sucking patterns in preterm infantsEarly Human Development.  146. 2020
2020 Factors Associated with Appropriate Gestational Weight Gain among Women with Obesity 2020
2020 Modified eating in the absence of hunger test is associated with appetitive traits in infantsEating Behaviors.  36. 2020
2019 Self-efficacy, infant feeding practices, and infant weight gain: An integrative reviewJournal of Child Health Care.  23:286-310. 2019
2019 In-home obesity prevention in low-income infants through maternal and social transmissionContemporary Clinical Trials.  77:61-69. 2019
2018 Association of early pregnancy body mass index with post-partum weight change among African-American womenClinical Obesity.  8:170-175. 2018
2018 Children's food and satiety responsiveness in association with post-prandial glucose following a standardized liquid mealClinical Obesity.  8:39-42. 2018
2016 Ethnic differences in the consistency and accuracy of perceived exertionAmerican Journal of Human Biology.  28:398-404. 2016
2014 Return of hunger following a relatively high carbohydrate breakfast is associated with earlier recorded glucose peak and nadirAppetite.  80:236-241. 2014
2014 Arterial elasticity, strength, fatigue, and endurance in older womenBioMed Research International.  2014. 2014
2013 Favourable metabolic effects of a eucaloric lower-carbohydrate diet in women with PCOSClinical Endocrinology.  79:550-557. 2013
2012 Effects of habitual diet on ethnic differences in serum total ghrelinEndocrine.  42:359-365. 2012
2011 Dietary macronutrient composition affects β cell responsiveness but not insulin sensitivityAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  94:120-127. 2011
2011 Higher maternal gestational glucose concentration is associated with lower offspring insulin sensitivity and altered β-cell functionJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  96. 2011
2011 Maternal glucose concentration during pregnancy predicts fat and lean mass of prepubertal offspringDiabetes Care.  34:741-745. 2011
2010 Ethnicity-specific anthropometric predictors of metabolic risk in women.International Journal of Body Composition Research.  8:69-76. 2010
2009 Associations among body size dissatisfaction, perceived dietary control, and diet history in African American and European American womenEating Behaviors.  10:202-208. 2009
2009 Perception of Others' Body Size Influences Weight Loss and Regain for European American but Not African American WomenHealth Psychology.  28:414-418. 2009
2009 Effect of dietary adherence with or without exercise on weight loss: A mechanistic approach to a global problemJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  94:1602-1607. 2009
2007 High intake of palatable food predicts binge-eating independent of susceptibility to obesity: An animal model of lean vs obese binge-eating and obesity with and without binge-eatingInternational Journal of Obesity.  31:1357-1367. 2007
2007 A history of human-like dieting alters serotonergic control of feeding and neurochemical balance in a rat model of binge-eatingInternational Journal of Eating Disorders.  40:136-142. 2007
2006 Binge eating in rats produced by combining dieting with stress.Current protocols in neuroscience / editorial board, Jacqueline N. Crawley ... [et al.].  Chapter 9. 2006
2005 Combined dieting and stress evoke exaggerated responses to opioids in binge-eating ratsBehavioral Neuroscience.  119:1207-1214. 2005
2004 Stress and hunger alter the anorectic efficacy of fluoxetine in binge-eating rats with a history of caloric restrictionInternational Journal of Eating Disorders.  36:328-341. 2004
2004 Jejunal administration of linoleic acid increases activity of neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus 2004
2004 Jejunal administration of linoleic acid increases activity of neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus. 2004
2003 The role of palatable food and hunger as trigger factors in an animal model of stress induced binge eatingInternational Journal of Eating Disorders.  34:183-197. 2003
2003 The CNS melanocortin system: A biological weapon against the threat of obesityCurrent Medicinal Chemistry Central Nervous System Agents.  3:201-215. 2003
2002 Incidence of chaotic eating behaviors in binge-eating disorder: Contributing factors 2002

Investigator On

  • Childhood Follow-Up Study of Obesity and Neurodevelopment After Perinatal Exposure to Adjunctive Azithromycin Prophylaxis for Cesarean Delivery  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2020 - 2025
  • Center for Clinical and Translational Science (3 Linked Awards UL1, KL2, TL1)  awarded by National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity  awarded by American Heart Association 2017 - 2021
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity - Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity: Antenatal Mother and Beyond Birth Offspring  awarded by American Heart Association 2017 - 2021
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity - Intergenerational Transmission of Obesity: Antental Mother and Beyond Birth Offspring  awarded by American Heart Association 2017 - 2021
  • Effect Of Increased Enteral Protein On Body Composition Of Preterm Infants: A Randomized Trial  awarded by KAUL PEDIATRIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2018 - 2020
  • In-Home Obesity Prevention to Reach Low-Income Infants Through Maternal and Social Transmission  awarded by University of Southern California 2017 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Enhanced Body Composition and Infant Feeding Analysis for UAB Core  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2014 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) - Metabolism Core  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - NORC Pilot and Feasibility Program  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • Prematurity Prevention and Research Related to the Microbiome (PREPARE-M)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2015 - 2016
  • Prematurity Prevention and Research Related to the Microbiome (PREPARE-M)  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION 2013 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by MEDTRONIC, INC. 2012 - 2013
  • Teaching Activities

  • NTR698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • NTR698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • NTR761 - EnhancResProdThruIntensWrtng (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NTR778 - Spec Topics in Nutrition Sci (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NTR778 - Spec Topics in Nutrition Sci (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NTR799 - Doc Lev Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HRP410 - Honors Project (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NTR798 - Doc Level Non-Dissertation Res (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NTR699 - Master's Level Thesis Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NTR698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • Education And Training

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Nutrition Sciences, Postdoctoral Research 2011
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2006
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, The University of Auckland 1994
  • Full Name

  • Paula Chandler-Laney