Childhood Obesity

About This Journal:

  • Print This Page
  • Subscribe to an RSS Feed

Sample Content

My Liebert Connect

Sign up to stay informed--receive email notifications for this journal

Childhood Obesity

Editor-in-Chief: Tom Baranowski, PhD

Editor: Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH

ISSN: 2153-2168 • Online ISSN: 2153-2176 • 8 Issues Annually

Current Volume: 14

Latest Impact Factor* is 2.243

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

Briefings in Childhood Obesity - The bi-weekly e-newsletter from the editorial team of Childhood Obesity
   - Sign Up
   - View the Archive


“The articles touch on a number of different issues related to childhood obesity, and I always know that an issue will have several articles of relevance to my work. The Journal allows me to stay up to date on the latest research, and provides useful references for my work.”
           Heather Hartline-Grafton, PhD
           Senior Nutrition Policy Analyst
           Food Research and Action Center (FRAC)
           Washington, DC

Childhood Obesity provides high quality articles on a range of issues specific to obesity in childhood. I look to articles in the Journal to guide implementation of obesity prevention interventions with the 0-5 population.”
           Shannon E. Whaley, PhD
           Director of Research and Evaluation
           Public Health Foundation Enterprises WIC Program

“I value the Journal’s pragmatic focus…this is something that is often missing in similar journals.”
           Lisa Bailey-Davis
           Senior Instructor
           Public Health Sciences
           Penn State Hershey College of Medicine

Childhood Obesity covers the full spectrum of issues, and does so across multiple disciplines. The Journal is a one-stop shop for the newest research.”
           Katie Kavanagh, PhD, RD, LDN
           Assistant Professor
           Program in Public Health Nutrition
           The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

Recommended Publications

You may be interested in the following publications:

    Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics

    Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics

    The only peer-reviewed journal providing healthcare professionals with information on new devices, drugs, drug delivery systems, and software for managing patients with diabetes.

    Metabolic Syndrome
    and Related Disorders

    Metabolic Syndrome
    and Related Disorders

    The only peer-reviewed journal focusing solely on the pathophysiology, recognition, and treatment of this major health condition.

    Games for Health Journal

    Games for Health Journal

    A must for anyone interested in the research and design of health games that integrate well-tested, evidence-based behavioral health strategies to help improve health and to support the delivery of care.

    Population Health Management

    Population Health Management

    Comprehensive, authoritative strategies for improving the systems and policies that affect health care quality, access, and outcomes, ultimately improving the health of an entire population.

Browse All Publications »