Joyce A O'Connor

Director of Public Health Nutrition
Director of Advanced Certificate in Public Health
Clinical Associate Professor of Public Health Nutrition

Dr. Joyce O'Connor has developed and implemented community based programs aimed at eliminating health disparities and providing access to preventive services for populations with limited access.

Niyati Parekh

Professor of Public Health Nutrition
Associate Vice Provost of Faculty Initiatives, Office of the Provost

Dr. Niyati Parekh studies and teaches nutrition epidemiology and chronic diseases, specifically she researches the correlations between diet, physical activity, obesity, and cancer.

Andrea L Deierlein

Associate Professor of Public Health Nutrition

Dr. Andrea Deierlein is a nutritional and reproductive epidemiologist who studies dietary and environmental determinant of obesity and metabolic health-related outcomes.

Marie Bragg

Assistant Professor of Public Health Nutrition

Dr. Marie Bragg’s work focuses on identifying and affecting environmental and social factors associated with obesity, food marketing, and health disparities.


Erika George

Erika George

Administrative Aide

Supriya Lal

Supriya Lal

Program Administrator