Renee J. Rogers
Faculty - Associate Professor

School Affiliations

Recent Grants

Title: Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity Clinical Centers (U01) - Pittsburgh Adult Clinical Center U01 AR071130 Source: NIH-NIAMS
Title: Investigating Gains in Neurocognition in an Intervention Trial of Exercise R01 AG053952 Source: NIH-NHLBI
Title: Integration of Yoga for the Treatment of Obesity in Adults R34 AT009361 Source: NIH-NCCIH
Effect of a Commercial Weight Loss Program on Health Outcomes
Rogers, RJ, Courcoulas AP, Davis KK, Levine M, Jakicic JM. Effect of a Technology-based intervention on Weight Change Post-bariatric Surgery
Kovacs SJ, Rogers RJ. Determining the acceptability and effectiveness of a technology-based workplace initiative to increase physical activity engagement. School of Education Faculty Student Research Grant, 2016

Recent Publications

Rogers RJ, "Body weight and waist circumference trending upward in Americans." ACSM Blog. American College of Sports Medicine. January 2019,
Rogers RJ, Lang W, Gibbs BB, Davis KK, Burke LE, Kovacs SJ, Portzer LA, Jakicic JM. Applying a technology-based system for weight loss intervention in adults with obesity. Obesity Science and Practice. 2016; doi: 10.1002/osp4.18
Donofry SD, Jakicic JM, Rogers RJ, Watt JC, Roecklein KA, Erickson KI. Comparison of Food Cue-Evoked and Resting-State Functional Connectivity in Obesity. Psychosom Med. 2020; 82(3): 261-271. PMID: 32267660
Rogers RJ, Kovacs SA, Collins KA, Raybuck SD, Collins AM, Marcin ML, Foster G, Jakicic JM. Effect of a Commercial Weight Loss Program on Physical Function and Quality of Life. In Press: Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine
Rogers RJ, "Finding ways to move your body while social distancing" The Conversation US. The Conversation Media Group. May 2020.
Rogers RJ, "Mythbusting - Weight Loss." ACSM Blog. American College of sports Medicine. February 2020.