Gregory J. Norman, PhD

Gregory J. Norman, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.  He received his Ph.D. in experimental psychology in 1998 from the University of Rhode Island.  His research focuses on measurement, intervention, and evaluation related to health promotion and disease prevention in the areas of physical activity, diet, and smoking behavior change. As a Co-Investigator on the PACE studies, he is actively involved in the development and evaluation of evidence-based health interventions using interactive, computerized and web-based applications.  Dr. Norman is currently the Principal Investigator an R01 grant from NCI to systematically assess the intra-personal, inter-personal, and environmental mechanisms of physical activity behavior and sedentary behavior.  He has authored or co-authored 40 peer reviewed publications in the areas of measurement development, intervention evaluation, and testing aspects of health behavior change theory. 

Principal Investigators

Kevin Patrick, MD, MS
Principal Investigator

James F. Sallis, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator

Karen J. Calfas, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator

Gregory J. Norman, PhD
Co-Investigator

Fred Raab
Lead Systems Engineer