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Alexandra  Adams

Alexandra Adams

Expert on pediatric obesity, American Indian health and nutrition issues

Associate professor, family medicine; director, Collaborative Center for Health Equity School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-263-3223 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • pediatric obesity
  • American Indian health
  • community research partnerships


  • Appointee, Governor's Council on Physical Activity and Health
  • Founding member, Wisconsin Prevention of Obesity and Diabetes (WiPOD), a campus group dedicated to obesity prevention
  • Principal investigator for Healthy Children, Strong Families, an NIH-funded research initiative to improve healthy lifestyles for American Indian families