Athletes Promoting Obesity – Marie Bragg, PhD – New York University


90% of the beverages features in athletes’ endorsement ads are sugary drinks and athletes often endorse fast food brands.

Dr. Bragg is an assistant professor in the Department of Population Health in the School of Medicine and in the College of Global Public Health at New York University. She is also the Director of the Socioeconomic Evaluation of Dietary Decision Program at New York University. Her research focuses on environmental and social factors associated with obesity, food marketing, food policy, and health disparities. Learn more about Dr. Marie Bragg here.