Katherene Osei-Boadi Anguah

Katherene Osei-Boadi Anguah


Assistant Professor of Nutrition & Exercise Physiology

Division of Food, Nutrition & Exercise Sciences (FNES)

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

Research Summary

Dr. Anguah’s research interests include obesity, energy regulation and appetite control. Dr. Anguah studies how dietary components influence appetite and body weight. Specifically, my laboratory studies the role of complex carbohydrates (e.g. fiber) in appetite control, the central control of appetite in response to dietary components and how dietary components such as fiber influence the microbiome in humans.

Educational background

  • Ph.D., Purdue University, 2014
  • Master of Philosophy in Nutrition, University of Ghana, 2009
  • B.S., University of Ghana, 2005