Maura Kepper, PhD

Maura Kepper, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Research Assistant Professor, Prevention Research Center, Brown School, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Interest

Dr. Kepper's research demonstrates the importance of environmental influence on health practices (including physical activity and diet) that are crucial to preventing and reducing the burden of cancer.


  • 2016: PhD, Louisiana State University, New Orleans


  • 2018 - 2019: Postdoctoral researcher, physical activity among children, Washington University in St. Louis, MO
  • 2016 - 2018: Postdoctoral researcher, physical activity and obesity epidemiology in children, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA
  • 2016 - 2017: Postdoctoral researcher, obesity in youth, Louisiana State University School of Public Health, New Orleans