Dr. Sonneville is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. Dr. Sonneville also holds an adjunct appointment at Harvard Medical School and is a Collaborating Mentor for the Strategic Training Initiative for the Prevention of Eating Disorders (STRIPED) at Boston Children's Hospital and the Harvard School of Public Health. She is a registered dietitian, behavioral scientist, and public health researcher whose research focuses on the intersection of obesity and eating disorders among children, adolescents, and young adults. Dr. Sonneville has a particular interest in studying the causes and consequences of binge eating disorder, in understanding the clinical and public health implications of body dissatisfaction and weight misperception, and examining the unintended consequences of obesity prevention programs. She earned her ScD in Public Health Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health.
- Sc.D., Public Health Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 2010
- M.S., Human Nutrition, Tufts University, 2002
- B.S., Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics, Michigan State University, 2000
- Sonneville KR, Calzo JP, Horton NJ, Haines J, Austin SB, Field AE. Body satisfaction,
weight gain and binge eating among overweight adolescent girls. Int J Obes (Lond).
2012 Jul;36(7):944-9. PMID: 22565419; PMCID: PMC3394875
- Field AE, Sonneville KR, Micali N, Crosby RD, Swanson SA, Laird NM, Treasure J, Solmi
F, Horton NJ. Prospective association of common eating disorders and adverse outcomes.
Pediatrics. 2012 Aug;130(2):e289-95. PMID: 22802602; PMCID: PMC3408691
- Sonneville KR, Horton NJ, Micali N, Crosby RD, Swanson SA, Solmi F, Field AE. Longitudinal
associations between binge eating and overeating and adverse outcomes among adolescents
and young adults: Does loss of control matter? JAMA Pediatr. 2013 Feb;167(2):149-5. PMID: 23229786; PMCID: PMC3654655
- Field AE, Sonneville KR, Crosby RD, Swanson SA, Eddy KT, Camargo CA, Jr, Horton NJ,
Micali N.Prospective associations of concerns about physique and the development of obesity,
binge drinking, and drug use among adolescent boys and young adult men. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Jan;168(1):34-9. PMID: 24190655; PMCID: PMC3947325
- Wright DR, Austin SB, LeAnn Noh H, Jiang Y, Sonneville KR. The cost-effectiveness
of school-based eating disorder screening. Am J Public Health. 2014 Sep;104(9):1774-82. PMID: 25033131
- Sonneville KR, Long MW, Rifas-Shiman SL, Kleinman K, Gillman MW, Taveras EM. Juice
and water intake in infancy and later beverage intake and adiposity: Could juice be
a gateway drink? Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Jan;23(1):170-6. PMID: 25328160; PMCID: PMC4276519
- Sonneville KR, Grilo CM, Richmond TK, Thurston IB, Jernigan M, Gianini L, Field AE.
Prospective association between overvaluation of weight and binge eating among overweight
adolescent girls. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Jan;56(1):25-9. PMID: 25438968; PMCID: PMC4275318
- Sonneville KR, Calzo JP, Horton NJ, Field AE, Crosby RD, Solmi F, and Micali N. Childhood
hyperactivity/inattention and eating disturbances predict binge eating in adolescence.
Psychological Medicine. 2015;22:1-10. PMID: 26098685
- Sonneville KR, Thurston IB, Milliren CE, Kamody RC, Gooding HC, Richmond TK. Helpful
or harmful? prospective association between weight misperception and weight gain among
overweight and obese adolescents and young adults. Int J Obes (Lond). 2015 Aug 25.
- Sonneville KR, Thurston IB, Milliren CE, Gooding HC, Richmond TK. Weight misperception among young adults with overweight/obesity associated with disordered eating behaviors. Int J Eat Disord. 2016 May 24. PMID: 27218865