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Doctoral student makes headway in health behavior research
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Derek Dangerfield - Photo courtesy Barry McDaniel

From Malaysia to Baltimore to Los Angeles, Derek Dangerfield has conducted research around the world—and can now add a Ph.D. in health behavior research to his list of accomplishments...

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http://publichealthsciences.usc.edu/blog/doctoral-student-makes-headway-in-health-behavior-research
Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate- mHealth
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The Department of Preventive Medicine in the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California is seeking outstanding applicants for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work on large federally-funded obesity prevention projects that use smartphone applications and other wearable sensors to collect physical activity, eating, and other data in children and families.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate-Multilevel Modeling
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The Department of Preventive Medicine in the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California is seeking outstanding applicants for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to participate in grant-funded studies in the areas of physical activity, eating, and obesity prevention research.

More information:
USC_Job_Announcement_Postdoctoral_Research_Associate_Multilevel_Modeling.pdf
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