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Eric Andrew Finkelstein

Professor in Population Health Sciences
Population Health Sciences
Box 90519, Durham, NC 27708-0097
Trent Hall, Durham, NC 27708

Selected Grants


Partnering with WIC to prevent excessive weight gain in pregnancy

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by Temple University · 2018 - 2024

A Pragmatic Trial of a Digital Health Intervention to Prevent Weight Gain in Primary Care

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2023

Optimizing a standalone text messaging-based weight loss intervention

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2023

Bridging Income Generation with GrouP Integrated Care (BIGPIC)

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by New York University · 2019 - 2020

Partnering with WIC to prevent excessive weight gain in pregnancy

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by Temple University · 2018 - 2024

A Pragmatic Trial of a Digital Health Intervention to Prevent Weight Gain in Primary Care

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2023

Optimizing a standalone text messaging-based weight loss intervention

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2023

Bridging Income Generation with GrouP Integrated Care (BIGPIC)

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by New York University · 2019 - 2020

Bridging Income Generation with GrouP Integrated Care (BIGPIC)

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Mount Sinai Medical Center · 2015 - 2018

Systems Approach to Obesity Prevention in Underserved Children in Texas

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston · 2011 - 2016

Multisite RCT Investigating the Efficacy of Massage in Osteoarthritis

ResearchEconomist · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2009 - 2016

External Relationships


  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Mirxes
  • The World Bank

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has reported outside activities with the companies, institutions, or organizations listed above. This information is available to institutional leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts of interest.