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Cindy Roach ...
 Herself - School Bus Driver (1 episode, 2012)
Gerald Berenson ...
 Himself - Founder, Bogalusa Heart Study, Tulane University School of Medicine (1 episode, 2012)
Peter Katzmarzyk ...
 Himself - Epidemiologist, Pennington Biomedical Research Center (1 episode, 2012)
Stephanie Broyles ...
 Herself - Epidemiologist, Pennington Biomedical Research Center (1 episode, 2012)
Kathy Pigott ...
 Herself - Teacher, Bogalusa Middle School (1 episode, 2012)
Joe Culpepper ...
 Himself - Bogalusa Police Department (1 episode, 2012)
Jack P. Shonkoff ...
 Himself - Director, Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University (1 episode, 2012)
Thomas Frieden ...
 Himself - Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1 episode, 2012)
Shiriki Kumanyika ...
 Herself - Professor of Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania (1 episode, 2012)
Marlene Schwartz ...
 Herself - Deputy Director, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University (1 episode, 2012)
Francis Collins ...
 Himself - Director, National Institutes of Health (1 episode, 2012)
Rudy Leibel ...
 Himself - Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center (1 episode, 2012)
Thomas Farley ...
 Himself - Commissioner, NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (1 episode, 2012)
Deborah Lomax ...
 Herself - Deputy Director, Bronx District Public Health Office (1 episode, 2012)
Michael Nutter ...
 Himself - Mayor of Philadelphia (1 episode, 2012)
America Bracho ...
 Herself - Executive Director, Latino Health Access (1 episode, 2012)
Tony Iton ...
 Himself - Senior Vice President, Healthy Communities, Tha California Endowment (1 episode, 2012)
Kimberlee Wyche-Etheridge ...
 Herself - Director, Bureau of Family, Youth, and Infant Health, City of Nashville (1 episode, 2012)
Karl Dean ...
 Himself - Mayor of Nashville (1 episode, 2012)
Anna Busby ...
 Herself - School Health Nurse, Bogalusa Middle School (1 episode, 2012)
Marsha Culpepper ...
 Herself - School Health Nurse, Bogalusa Middle School (1 episode, 2012)
Raghubir Mangat ...
 Herself - Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, LSU Health Sciences Center (1 episode, 2012)
Donald Lloyd-Jones ...
 Himself - Chair, Preventative Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (1 episode, 2012)
Jon Lomasney ...
 Himself - Director of Autopsy, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (1 episode, 2012)
Roy Agee ...
 Himself - Musician (1 episode, 2012)
Deborah Clegg ...
 Herself - Metabolism Investigator, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (1 episode, 2012)
Samuel Klein ...
 Himself - Director, Center for Human Nutrition Washington University School of Medicine (1 episode, 2012)
Peter Gluckman ...
 Himself - Director, Centre for Human Evolution, Adaptation, and Disease (1 episode, 2012)
David Flum ...
 Himself - Surgeon, University of Washington Medical Center (1 episode, 2012)
Robert Lustig ...
 Himself - Pediatric Endocrinologist, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital (1 episode, 2012)
Jennifer Ericson ...
 Herself - Weight Gain Study Participant (1 episode, 2012)
Elisa Fabbrini ...
 Herself - Washington University School of Medicine (1 episode, 2012)
William Dietz ...
 Himself - Director, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1 episode, 2012)
Eduardo Sanchez ...
 Himself - Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (1 episode, 2012)
Nora Volkow ...
 Herself - Neuroscientist, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse (1 episode, 2012)
Mary Hanley ...
 Herself - Dan's Wife (1 episode, 2012)
Dan Hanley ...
 Himself - Diabetes Patient (1 episode, 2012)
David Nathan ...
 Himself - Director, Diabetes Center, Massachusetts General Hospital (1 episode, 2012)
Philip Marineau ...
 Himself - Former President, The Quaker Oats Company, Pepsi-Cola North America (1 episode, 2012)
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Weight of the Nation  »

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