Katie Davis

Professor

Katie Davis

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: GPI

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

The Graduate School

Education

  • Ph.D., Psychology, General University of Miami, 1997

  • MS, Psychology, General University of Miami, 1995

  • AB, Psychology, 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

  • BMNT 5101

    Nutrition and Community Health

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • The role of DNA methylation in the association between childhood adversity and cardiometabolic disease, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Liver enzymes and cardiometabolic risk in obese children., 2015
  • 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
  • The effect of passive smoke exposure on adiposity and cognition in overweight children, 2015