Rachel Boutte


Doctoral Student

Home department:
VCU Department of Psychology

Doctoral program:
Counseling Psychology

Faculty adviser:
Suzanne Mazzeo, Ph.D.

My research interests are in the areas of obesity and overweight. I am especially interested in the role of social and contextual factors that promote and maintain weight. In particular, I examine factors such as race and ethnicity, food culture, geographic access and socioeconomic status.