Sarah Warkentin

Sarah Warkentin

Sarah Warkentin is a Nutritionist, specialist in Health, Nutrition and Child Nutrition, has a Masters and PhD in Sciences by the Department of Pediatrics from the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), São Paulo, Brazil. She performed a one-year internship during her PhD at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA.

She worked as a university professor at Universidade Paulista (UNIP) in the Nutrition and Nursing Bachelor courses, besides supervising curricular internships, from 2012 to 2018. In 2019, she joined the Institute of Public Health of the University of Porto (ISPUP) as a post-doctorate researcher and is a member of the Laboratory for Integrative and Translational Research in Population Health (ITR), in the Laboratory “Eating Behaviors and Childhood Obesity”.

Her current research interests are related to appetitive traits in childhood and adolescence and parental feeding practices, assessment of food consumption and its determinants and factors that influence eating habits and childhood obesity.


Vieira B , Brandão MB , Warkentin S , Henriques A , Abelha F , Lucas R

J Psychosom Res, 2022 Apr 8;158:110912. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2022.110912. Online ahead of print.

Costa D , Warkentin S , Oliveira A

Porto Biomedical Journal, 2022 Feb 8;7(1):e172. doi: 10.1097/j.pbj.0000000000000172. eCollection Mar-Apr 2022.

Warkentin S , Fildes A , Oliveira A

Appetite, 2022 Jan 1;168:105770. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2021.105770. Epub 2021 Oct 21.

Cihang G , Warkentin S , Elena J, Susan C

Appetite, 2021 Oct 11;105753. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2021.105753. Online ahead of print.

Silva JB, Elias BC, Mais LA , Warkentin S , Konstantyner T, Oliveira FLC

Rev paul pediatr, 38 • 2020 •

Warkentin S , Mais LA, Ranganath K, Jansen E, Carnell S

Pediatr Obes, 2020 Sep 7;e12714. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12714. Online ahead of print.

Warkentin S , Carnell S , Oliveira A

Horm Behav, 2020 Aug 22;104842. doi: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2020.104842. Online ahead of print.

Warkentin S , Santos AC , Oliveira A

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2020 Jan 21. pii: S0939-4753(20)30023-5. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2020.01.007. [Epub ahead of print]


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