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CTSA/ITMAT

Gamification and energetic behavior change in adolescent-parent dyads with obesity

Principal Investigators: Elizabeth Prout, MD, MSCE and Jonathan Mitchell, PhD

The goal of this pilot project is to determine if gamification reduces sugar sweetened beverage intake and increases steps and activity level per day above self-monitoring alone among obese adolescent. This pilot project will also determine the acceptability and feasibility of gamification in adolescent-parent dyads with obesity.