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March 2010

Chiatogu Onyewu M.D./Ph.D. (M7) Interviewed for PBS Special on Childhood Obesity

Posted on March 31, 2010 3:18 PM |Permalink

Dr. Chiatogu (Chichi) Onyewu (M7) '99, biological science, was recently interviewed for a PBS special on Michelle Obama's Campaign against Childhood Obesity. Click here to view the interview.

Dr. Onyewu is currenty a UNCF/Merck postdoctoral fellow and the study director for the Assessing Inherited Markers of Metabolic Syndrom in the Young (AIMM Young) Research Study at the Children's National Medical Center, Research Center for Genetic Medicine in DC. Dr. Onyewu has also been very involved in developing the Obesity Institute at Children's Hospital.

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