Barbara J. Rolls, Ph.D.
Helen A. Guthrie Chair and Professor
226 Henderson Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, England, 1970
Psychological and environmental controls of food intake and food selection in normal weight and obese humans
Dietary strategies for weight management
Rolls, B.J., Roe, L.S., James, B.L. and Sanchez, C.E. (2017). Does the incorporation of portion-control strategies in a behavioral program improve weight loss in a one-year randomized controlled trial? International Journal of Obesity; Available online Nov. 30, 2016.
Masheb, R.M., Dorflinger, L.M., Rolls, B.J., Mitchell, D.C. and Grilo, C.M. (2016). Binge abstinence is associated with reduced energy intake after treatment in patients with binge eating disorder and obesity. Obesity; 24: 2491-2496.
Kling, S.M., Roe, L.S., Sanchez, C.E. and Rolls, B.J. (2016). Does milk matter: Is children’s intake affected by the type or amount of milk served at a meal? Appetite; 105: 509-518.
Kling, S.M., Roe, L.S., Keller, K.L. and Rolls, B.J. (2016). Double trouble: Portion size and energy density combine to increase preschool children’s lunch intake. Physiology and Behavior; 162: 18-26.
Rolls, B.J. (2016). Creativity needs some serendipity: Reflections on a career in ingestive behavior. Physiology and Behavior; 162: 186-195.
Roe, L.S., Kling, S.M. and Rolls, B.J. (2016). What is eaten when all of the foods at a meal are served in large portions? Appetite; 99: 1-9.
Zuraikat, F.M., Roe, L.S., Privitera, G.J. and Rolls, B.J. (2016). Increasing the size of portion options affects intake but not portion selection at a meal. Appetite; 98: 95-100.
MacLean, P.S., Wing, R.R., Davidson, T., Epstein, L., Goodpaster, B., Hall, K.D., Levin, B.E., Perri, M.G., Rolls, B.J., Rosenbaum, M., Rothman, A.J., Ryan, D. (2015). NIH Working Group report: Innovative research to improve maintenance of weight loss. Obesity; 23, 7-15.
Rolls, B.J. (2014). What is the role of portion control in weight management? International Journal of Obesity; 38, S1-S8.
Casazza, K., Brown, A., Astrup, A., Bertz, F., Baum C., Bohan Brown, M., Dawson, J., Durant, N., Dutton, G., Fields, D.A., Fontaine, K.R., Levitsky, D., Mehta, T., Menachemi, N., Newby, P., Pate, R., Raynor, H., Rolls, B.J., Sen, B., Smith, D.L. Jr, Thomas, D., Wansink, B., Allison, D.B., and Heymsfield, S. (2015). Weighing the evidence of common beliefs in obesity research. Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition; 55, 14, 2014-2053.
NUTR 520 Readings in Nutrition
NUTR 532 Childhood Obesity
HDFS 532 Childhood Obesity
NUTR 533 Adult Obesity
HDFS 533 Adult Obesity
NUTR 534 Readings in Ingestive Behavior
HDFS 534 Readings in Igestive Behavior
- Domains of Health and Behavior