Suzanne Phelan, Phd
  • Professor
  • California Polytechnic State University
  • San Luis Obispo, CA USA


Suzanne Phelan earned her PhD in Clinical and Health Psychology from MCP Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. She is Professor of Kinesiology and Public Health and Director of the Center for Health Research at Cal Poly. Her principal research interest is behavioral treatment of obesity and methods to promote weight control in the time surrounding pregnancy. She has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles in these topics.