Traci Mann

Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss

Traci Mann

Talk: Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss

Author and psychologist Traci Mann, PhD visits to speak about her book “Secrets from the Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss, the Myth of Willpower, and Why You Should Never Diet Again.”

Traci Mann

Traci Mann, Ph.D.,is professor of psychology at the University of Minnesota and is an expert on the psychology of eating, dieting, and self-control. Her research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the National Aeronautics and Space Association (NASA).

Secrets From the Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss, the Myth of Willpower, and Why You Should Never Diet Again

In Secrets From the Eating Lab, Mann challenges assumptions—including those that make up the very foundation of the weight loss industry—about how diets work and why they fail. The result of more than two decades of research, it offers cutting-edge science and exciting new insights into the American obesity epidemic and our relationship with eating and food.

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