Dr. Hawley’s research is focused on obesity and diabetes – particularly their impact on women during pregnancy and young children. She works primarily in the Pacific Islands. Potential sites for a Down’s fellow interested in this area of research would be: Samoa, American Samoa, the Solomon Islands, Fiji, or Papua New Guinea.
- Infant Feeding StudiesPago Pago, American Samoa (2012)
- Genome-Wide Association Study of Adiposity in SamoansApia, Samoa (2009)
- Birth to Twenty StudyJohannesburg, South Africa (2006)