Contributor biographical information for The world is fat : the fads, trends, policies, and products that are fattening the human race / Barry Popkin.


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Barry Popkinis the Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor of Global Nutrition at the University of North Carolina and the director of the UNC Interdisciplinary Obesity Center. His research has spanned all continents over the past thirty years. His work has been featured in hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles, including The New York Times, The Wall Steet Journal, USA Today, and Scientific American


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Obesity.
Obesity -- Social aspects.
Body, Human -- Social aspects.