The National Weight Control
Heather Payette, M.A.
Heather has been working at the Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center
since 2002. She received her bachelor's degree in psychology from Rhode Island
College. In 2005 she obtained her master's degree in psychology, also from Rhode
Island College. In addition to working on the National Weight Control Registry,
she has also been extensively involved with research examining the long-term
health outcomes of weight loss in people with type 2 diabetes.