Kara Marlatt, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Department/Laboratory:
John S McIlhenny Skeletal Muscle Physiology

Education:
PhD, 2015, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN
MPH, 2015, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN

Mentor:
Ravussin, Eric

Current Research:
Dr. Marlatt is interested in the role of dietary and exercise interventions to facilitate healthy aging and metabolic health as it relates to women, particularly in the transition through menopause. She currently is focusing her research efforts on the impact of a drug intervention in post-menopausal women; the impact of hormones and race on adipogenesis and adipocyte morphology; as well as intermittent hypoxia in individuals with diabetes.

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