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GW Holiday Experts Available on Health, Resolutions, Marketing and Tech

December 18, 2015
The holiday season brings gift giving, New Year’s resolutions and—possibly—the dreaded seasonal weight gain. Experts from the George Washington University are available to comment on all of these issues.
 
To schedule an interview with any of these experts, contact Jason Shevrin at 202-994-5631 or jshevrin@gwu.edu. GW’s Flash Studio can facilitate live, remote or taped television and radio interviews.
 
Resolutions
 
Nancy Rudner is an adjunct professor in the GW School of Nursing focusing on improving health though patient care, program planning and policy. She can offer simple six simple tips on how to maintain New Year's resolutions throughout 2016.
 
Holiday Health
 
Todd Miller directs the GW Weight Management and Human Performance Lab. He is an expert on fitness and can comment on weight management during the holidays. Dr. Miller is also associate professor of exercise and nutrition sciences.
 
Kim Robien, associate professor of exercise and nutrition sciences, is an expert on nutrition and weight management. She can discuss food access, environmental nutrition and sustainable food systems.
 
Presents! (Electronics and Marketing)
 
Donna Hoffman, the Louis Rosenfeld Distinguished Scholar and Professor of Marketing, is an expert on consumer behavior. She can speak about electronic commerce and digital marketing trends. She is also co-director of the Center for the Connected Consumer at the GW School of Business.
 
Thomas Novak, the Denit Trust Distinguished Scholar and professor of marketing, is an expert on consumer behavior in online environments and digital marketing. He focuses on consumer motivations for using social media, the impact of the social web on consumer wellbeing and new marketing methods. He is also co-director of the Center for the Connected Consumer at the GW School of Business.
 
Vanessa Perry, associate professor of marketing, is an expert on consumer behavior. She can comment on consumer credit and financial decisions, as well as broader societal and policy aspects of marketing. Example videos are available of Dr. Perry providing comment for news segments as well as longer conversational interviews
 
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