Diana Becker Cutts, MD

Diana Becker Cutts, MD

Co-Lead Principal Investigator, Hennepin County Medical Center

Email: diana.cutts(at)hcmed.org
Tel: 612-873-2671

Dr. Diana Becker Cutts is the Co-Lead Principal Investigator for Children’s HealthWatch and the Principal Investigator of Children’s HealthWatch’s Minneapolis Data Collection Site at Hennepin County Medical Center. Dr. Cutts is also the Chief of Pediatrics at Hennepin County Medical Center and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota.

Dr. Cutts received her BS from the University of Michigan and her MD from the University of Illinois.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Failure to Thrive
  • Housing Issues
  • Nutrition and Food Security
  • Immigrant and Refugee Children


Housing Insecurity and the Health of Very Young Children
Am J of Public Health
August 1, 2011

Subsidized Housing and Children’s Nutritional Status: Data From a Multisite Surveillance Study
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med
June 1, 2005

Child Food Insecurity Increases Risks Posed by Household Food Insecurity to Young Children’s Health
J Nutr
January 1, 2006

Heat or Eat: The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and Nutritional and Health Risks Among Children Less Than 3 Years of Age
November 1, 2006

Hunger in Young Children of Mexican Immigrant Families
Public Health Nutrition
October 11, 2006