Research Centers

Center for Obesity Research

Center for Public Health Nutrition

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center - Public Health Sciences Division

Health Promotion Research Center

Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

Latino Center for Health

Seattle Children's Research Institute

 

Funding opportunities

Obesity

NIH - Ancillary Studies to Identify Behavioral and/or Psychological Phenotypes Contributing to Obesity (R01)

NIH - Obesity and Asthma: Awareness and Self-Management (R01)

NIH - Understanding Factors in Infancy and Early Childhood (Birth to 24 months) That Influence Obesity Development (R01)

NIH - Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Diabetes and Obesity Prevention and Care (R18)

NIH - Evaluating Natural Experiments in Healthcare to Improve Diabetes Prevention and Treatment (R18)

NIH - Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity (R21)

NIH - Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21)

NIH - Planning Grants for Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Diabetes and Obesity Prevention and Care (R34)

Health equity

NIH - Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01)

NIH - Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children (R01)

NIH - Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children (R21)

Nutrition

USDA - Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Foundational Program

NIH - Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01)

NIH - Maternal Nutrition and Pre-pregnancy Obesity: Effects on Mothers, Infants, and Children (R01)

NIH - Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics Approaches for Nutrition Research (R01)

NIH - Pilot and Feasibility Clinical and Translational Research Studies in Digestive Diseases and Nutrition (R21)   

Physical activity

NIH - Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01)

NIH - Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival (R01)

NIH - Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R01) 

NIH - Developing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R21/R33)

NIH - Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival (R21)

Policy

NIH - Obesity Policy Evaluation Research (R01)

NIH - Systems Science and Health in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R01)

NIH - Systems Science and Health in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R21)

NIH - Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation (R01)

Other

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Healthy Eating Research

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - 2018 Culture of Health Prize 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health