Dr. Christine Hunter : NIDDK

Dr. Christine Hunter

NIDDK, National Institutes of Health
Building 2DEM, Room 605
6707 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892
Tel: 301-594-4728

Email: hunterchristine@mail.nih.gov

Current Position:
Director of Behavioral Research

Current Portfolio/Responsibilities:

Manages behavioral portfolio related to diabetes and obesity research.

Serves as a behavioral research resource for NIDDK.

Previous Training and Experience:

M.S. (Clinical Psychology), The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, (1992-1995)

Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology), The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, (1995-1997)

Residency/Internship, Clinical Psychology, Wilford Hall Medical Center (1996-1997)

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Clinical Health Psychology, Wilford Hall Medical Center,


Board Certified in Clinical Health Psychology by the American Board of Professional

      Psychologists, July 2005

Committees/ Working Groups:

NIH, Subcommittee on Behavior and Environment, NIH Obesity Working Group


NIH, Behavioral and Social Science Research Coordinating Committee (NIDDK


NIDDK, Clinical Obesity Research Panel
NIDDK Obesity Research Working Group

NTSC, Interagency Working Group on Overweight and Obesity (NIDDK representative)

Other Activities:

Subject Reviewer, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Subject Reviewer, Journal of Clinical Psychology

Subject Reviewer, Behavior Therapy

Page last updated: September 01, 2007

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