COVID-19 Research Survey

Dr. Genevieve Dunton’s research lab at the Keck School of Medicine is studying how COVID-19 impacts physical activity and mental health.

Physical Activity and Bone Accretion: Isotemporal Modeling and Genetic Interactions.

Publication by Mitchell JA, Chesi A, McCormack SE, Cousminer DL, Kalkwarf HJ, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE, Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Grant SFA, Zemel BS. This study aimed to determine if replacing time spent in high- and low-impact physical activity (PA) predicts changes in pediatric bone mineral density (BMD) and content (BMC).