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Arnold School of Public Health

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Sarah Burkart, MPH, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Exercise Science
Arnold School of Public Health
Phone: 803-777-0275
Office: PHRC Room 134

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Arnold Childhood Obesity Initiative

Sarah Burkart

Research and Teaching Interests

Dr. Burkart's research aims to 1) understand the individual, family, social, and environmental factors that contribute to children's sleep health 2) examine underlying mechanisms that lead to inconsistent sleep behavior, and 3) develop and test novel intervention strategies to enhance children's health and well-being. Dr. Burkart completed her postdoctoral training at the University of South Carolina. She earned her MS in Kinesiology, MPH in Epidemiology, and PhD in Kinesiology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.


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