U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Integrative Physiology Section

Kevin D. Hall, Ph.D., Chief


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Hall KD. Diet versus exercise in "the biggest loser" weight loss competition.Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 May; 21 (2013 May; 21; 5) :957-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD. Modeling metabolic adaptations and energy regulation in humans.Annu. Rev. Nutr. 2012 Aug 21; 32 (32; 2012 Aug 21) :35-54. [Full Text/Abstract]
Johannsen DL, Knuth ND, Huizenga R, Rood JC, Ravussin E, Hall KD. Metabolic slowing with massive weight loss despite preservation of fat-free mass.J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2012 Jul; 97 (7; 97; 2012 Jul) :2489-96. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD, Heymsfield SB, Kemnitz JW, Klein S, Schoeller DA, Speakman JR. Energy balance and its components: implications for body weight regulation.Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 2012 Apr; 95 (95; 4; 2012 Apr) :989-94. [Full Text/Abstract]
Lin BH, Smith TA, Lee JY, Hall KD. Measuring weight outcomes for obesity intervention strategies: the case of a sugar-sweetened beverage tax.Econ Hum Biol. 2011 Dec; 9 (4; 2011 Dec; 9) :329-41. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD, Sacks G, Chandramohan D, Chow CC, Wang YC, Gortmaker SL, Swinburn BA. Quantification of the effect of energy imbalance on bodyweight.Lancet. 2011 Aug 27; 378 (378; 2011 Aug 27; 9793) :826-37. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD, Chow CC. Estimating changes in free-living energy intake and its confidence interval.Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 2011 Jul; 94 (94; 2011 Jul; 1) :66-74. [Full Text/Abstract]
Guo J, Hall KD. Predicting changes of body weight, body fat, energy expenditure and metabolic fuel selection in C57BL/6 mice.PLoS ONE. 2011 Jan 5; 6 (2011 Jan 5; 6; 1) :e15961. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD. Predicting metabolic adaptation, body weight change, and energy intake in humans.Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. 2010 Mar; 298 (3; 2010 Mar; 298) :E449-66. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD, Guo J, Dore M, Chow CC. The progressive increase of food waste in America and its environmental impact.PLoS ONE. 2009 Nov 25; 4 (2009 Nov 25; 4; 11) :e7940. [Full Text/Abstract]
Guo J, Hall KD. Estimating the continuous-time dynamics of energy and fat metabolism in mice.PLoS Comput. Biol. 2009 Sep; 5 (9; 5; 2009 Sep) :e1000511. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chow CC, Hall KD. The dynamics of human body weight change.PLoS Comput. Biol. 2008 Mar 28; 4 (2008 Mar 28; 4; 3) :e1000045. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hall KD. Computational model of in vivo human energy metabolism during semistarvation and refeeding.Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. 2006 Jul; 291 (291; 1; 2006 Jul) :E23-37. [Full Text/Abstract]