Faculty Profile

Faculty

Wendy L. Bennett

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Focus Area: Obesity & The Food System

Associate Professor

Email: wendy.bennett@jhmi.edu

Faculty

Wendy L. Bennett

Dr. Wendy L. Bennett is an associate professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine. She has joint appointments in epidemiology and population, family and reproductive health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 

Dr. Bennett studies the prevention and management of obesity and type 2 diabetes. As a principal investigator for the Population Project for the American Heart Association’s Strategically Focused Research Network on Obesity at Johns Hopkins University, she is testing a health-coaching behavioral intervention to limit weight gain in pregnancy. Dr. Bennett co-directs the Center for Women’s Health, Sex and Gender Research. She is a practicing general internist.