Michael G Perri

Michael G Perri, Ph.D.

DEAN

Department: HP-OFFICE OF THE DEAN
Business Phone: (352) 273-6214
Business Email: mperri@phhp.ufl.edu

About Michael G Perri

Michael G. Perri, PhD, ABPP, is the Dean of the College of Public Health and Health Professions and the Robert G. Frank Endowed Professor of Clinical and Health Psychology. Dr. Perri was appointed Dean in 2009, after serving as interim dean for two years. Under his leadership, the college has grown from 1,700 to 2,553 students and has expanded its academic portfolio to include a doctorate of occupational therapy, PhD programs and concentrations in biostatistics, environmental and global health, epidemiology, One Health, public health, social and behavioral sciences, an online Master of Public Health, and a Bachelor of Public Health. Dr. Perri’s research focuses on health promotion and disease prevention through changes in diet and physical activity. He has contributed to more than 195 publications and has been the principal investigator or co-investigator for more than $65 million in research grants and contracts. Dr. Perri is an elected fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Society of Behavioral Medicine, and the Obesity Society. He is the recipient of the American Psychological Association’s Samuel M. Turner Award for Distinguished Contributions to Applied Research in Clinical Psychology and the Society of Behavioral Medicine’s Distinguished Research Mentor Award.

Publications

2014 The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences
2014 The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity
2013 Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
2012 The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association
2012 Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
2009 The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association
2008 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
2008 Journals of Gerontology Series A-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
2008 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
2002 Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
2001 Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings
1999 Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
1997 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
1989 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
1988 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
1988 Psychology of Addictive Behaviors
1987 Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
1984 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Grants

Jul 2019 ACTIVE
Evaluation of an Adaptive Intervention for Weight Loss Maintenance
NATL INST OF HLTH NIDDK ·
Mar 2018 ACTIVE
BAYESIAN APPROACHES FOR MISSINGNESS AND CAUSALITY IN CANCER AND BEHAVIOR STUDIES
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI ·
Apr 2016 – Mar 2017
Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA · Project Manager
Aug 2015 – Jul 2020
Escalating Proportion of Weight-Loss Maintainers Via Modules Prior to Weight Loss
STANFORD UNIV · Principal Investigator
Jun 2015 – May 2020
Fixed Versus Variable Energy Reduction During Behavioral Obesity Treatment
UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM · Principal Investigator
Apr 2015 – Mar 2016
Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA · Project Manager
Jan 2015 – Dec 2019
Midwestern Collaborative for Treating Obesity in Rural P
UNIV OF KANSAS MEDICAL CTR · Principal Investigator
Apr 2014 – Feb 2017
Bayesian approaches for missingness and causality in cancer and behavior studies
UNIV OF TEXAS AUSTIN · Principal Investigator
Aug 2013 – Apr 2020
Rural Lifestyle Eating and Activity Program (Rural LEAP)
NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI · Principal Investigator
Aug 2011 – May 2016
Group Phone-Based Weight Control Among Rural Breast Canc
UNIV OF KANSAS MEDICAL CTR · Principal Investigator

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