• Administration

Workshop: Conducting Key Informant Interviews (2.5 hours)

In this workshop, you will receive training on how to conduct effective key informant interviews. You’ll learn how to obtain the data you need from the interviews, the tasks and traits of a good interviewer, and how to handle challenging interviewees. We’ll also discuss conducting interviews by phone, and with children. There will be ample time for practice conducting interviews with feedback.

Date and time: Monday, July 25, 2016, 2:30-5pm

Limited to 8 participants

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Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center


The Administrative Core provides administrative support and direction to all of the participating institutions and Center members. These services include financial management, payment requests, policy development and data management.


  • Management of financial activity of the various components of the Center, including budget development and financial reporting.
  • Coordination of the Pilot & Feasibility program.
  • Maintenance of mailing list including email distribution lists.
  • Distribution of correspondence related to Center activities.
  • Coordination of educational enrichment activities.
  • Liaison with NIH/NIDDK regarding Center policies including preparation and submission of annual progress reports.

Whole Body iDXA scans - fees:

BNORC Members - within Boston Med. Ctr.: $50BNORC Members - external: $65
Non-Members - within Boston Med. Ctr.: $80Non-Members - external: $95

(Note: Fees may vary for customized scans.)


Barbara E. Corkey, PhD
E-mail: bcorkey@bu.edu

Associate Directors:

Andrew S. Greenberg, MD
E-mail: andrew.greenberg@tufts.edu

George L. Blackburn, MD, PhD
E-mail: gblackbu@bidmc.harvard.edu


Donna Gibson
E-mail: dgibson@bu.edu