Katie Davis

Professor

Katie Davis

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: GA Prevention Institute

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

Education

  • Ph.D., Clinical Psych University of Miami, 1997

  • MS, Clinical Psych University of Miami, 1995

  • AB, Psych, General Dartmouth College, 1990

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Research Award Georgia Health Sciences U. Research Institute, 2013

  • Distinguished Faculty Award for Clinical Science Research MCG School of Medicine Faculty Senate, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DBIO 5003

    Nutrition
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Cognitive benefits of exercise vary by COMT genotype and sex in overweight children: A randomized controlled tria, 2015
  • Independent associations of physical activity and weight status with children's cognitive functioning, 2015
  • Liver enzymes and cardiometabolic risk in obese children., 2015
  • The effect of passive smoke exposure on adiposity and cognition in overweight children, 2015
  • An 8-month Exercise Intervention Alters Functional Connectomic Signatures in Overweight Children: A Randomized Controlled Trial, 2015