Rachel Rodgers

Name: Rachel Rodgers
Country: France
Degrees: Ph.D.
Current job title: Associate Professor / Researcher
Institution: Université Paul-Sabatier / Northeastern University
Short autobiography:

My research focuses on the area of body image, disordered eating and adolescent/young adult psychopathology, in particular focusing on sociocultural influences on body image and eating concerns. My research aims both to examine socio-cultural determinants of health-related behaviors but also to generate research that may inform public policy.

Reason for joining: To develop a European research network focused on public health aspects of appearance concerns including their impact in terms of disordered eating, and other risky behaviours
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Associations between appearance concerns and other health-related behaviours: a) Appearance concerns and disordered eating & drive for muscularity b) Appearance concerns and indoor tanning c) Interventions decreasing appearance concerns and related behaviours
COST Actions Outcomes:
E-mail: rodgers.rachel@gmail.com
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