Angie Cradock, ScD, MPE
Senior Research Scientist
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Dr. Angie Cradock, ScD, MPE is Deputy Director at the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity (HPRC) and a Senior Research Scientist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Cradock’s research primarily focuses on the social, policy and environmental factors associated with physical activity and nutrition behaviors among youth. Specific areas of interest include school and neighborhood environments, community-based intervention research, and policy research. She holds a Doctor of Science degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Cradock serves as co-Principal Investigator on the Childhood Obesity Intervention Cost Effectiveness Study (CHOICES), which is modeling the cost effectiveness of 40 different obesity prevention interventions. As co-principal Investigator of that project for over 6 years, Dr. Cradock has gained considerable experience in evaluating the health impact, population reach, implementation cost and cost effectiveness of program and policy interventions across a range of sectors She has collaborated with 11 state and local health agencies to provide training and technical assistance to support agencies in selecting strategies to model, identify and provide local data inputs, develop implementation plans for modeling and interpret and use results for communication and decision making.