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Michael Wong

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Michael Wong

Post-Doc (T32)

I am a researcher focused on the analysis of our “Shape Up!” optical data. My background is in nutritional sciences and I have a passion for food. Trying new restaurants or new recipes at home gets me fired up!

Selected Publications

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Wong MC, Bennett JP, Leong LT, Tian IY, Liu YE, Kelly NN, et al. Monitoring Body Composition Change for Intervention Studies with Advancing 3D Optical Imaging Technology in Comparison to Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition [Internet]. 2023; Cite
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Wong MC, Ng BK, Kennedy SF, Hwaung P, Liu EY, Kelly NN, et al. Children and Adolescents’ Anthropometrics Body Composition from 3-D Optical Surface Scans. Obesity. 2019;27(11):1738–49. Cite
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Wong MC, Ng BK, Tian I, Sobhiyeh S, Pagano I, Dechenaud M, et al. A pose-independent method for accurate and precise body composition from 3D optical scans. Obesity. 2021 Nov;29(11):1835–47. Cite Download
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Wong MC, McCarthy C, Fearnbach N, Yang S, Shepherd J, Heymsfield SB. Emergence of the obesity epidemic: 6-decade visualization with humanoid avatars. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition [Internet]. 2022 [cited 2022 Apr 7];115(4):1189–93. Cite Download