Laboratory for Human Biology Research
Northwestern University


The Laboratory supports research in global health, energetics and metabolism, exercise and fitness, stress and human health, growth and development, body composition, and human ecological immunology.  Lab members have conducted research in Russia, Kenya, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Samoa, the Philippines, and the U.S. 

Ongoing or recently completed projects include:

  • Impact of social stratification on stress and health in young adults in the US.