GFRP Team

Faculty

Barry M. Popkin

W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Nutrition at UNC Chapel Hill

Shu Wen Ng

Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Lindsey Smith Taillie

Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Francesca Dillman Carpentier

W. Horace Carter Distinguished Professor, UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media

Marissa G. Hall

Assistant Professor, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Staff & Students

Maxime Bercholz

Research Associate

Neepa Boode

Research Programmer

Emily Busey

Research Associate

Aline D’Angelo Campos

Graduate Research Assistant

Leonela Muñoz Connolly

Research Associate

Emily Duffy

Doctoral Student

Cindy Granados Evans

Research Associate

Sarah Frank

Doctoral Student

David Gonzalez

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Richard Henderson

Research Programmer

Isabella Higgins

Doctoral Student

Bridget Hollingsworth

Project Manager

Rhea Jayaswal

Undergraduate Student

Melissa Lam-McCarthy

Project Coordinator

Veronica Lippuner

Project Manager

Amy Lo

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Caitlin Lowery

Doctoral Student

Kaki McNeel

Undergraduate Research Assistant

M. Fernanda Mediano

Doctoral Student

Donna R. Miles

Programming Manager

Sierra Mullen

Research Programmer

Fernanda Olivato

Research Associate

Jessica Ostrowski

Research Associate

Michelle Perry

Research Associate

Carmen Prestemon

Research Assistant

Natalia Rebolledo

Doctoral Student

Karen Rae (K-Rae) Ritter

Research Programmer

Carlos Rojas

Visiting Scholar

Alexandra Ross

Doctoral Student

Gabriela Vatavuk-Serrati

Doctoral Student

Julie Wandell

Research Associate

Tiana Jacobs

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Alumni

Pourya Valizadeh

Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2018–2021

Christina Chauvenet

Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2019–2020

Melissa Lorena Jensen

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2020

Michael Essman

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2020

Allison Maria Lacko

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2019

Juan Carlos Salgado Hernández

PhD in Health Policy and Management, 2019

Tania Aburto

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2019

Lilia S. Pedraza

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2019

Anna H. Grummon

PhD in Health Behavior, 2019

Nancy López-Olmedo

PhD in Nutrition Epidemiology, 2018

Elizabeth Dunford

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2015–2018

Lauren Butler

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2016

Christopher Ford

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2015

Dalia Stern Solodkin

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology 2015

Jennifer Poti

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2014

Kevin C. Mathias

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2014

Carolina Batis

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2013

Carmen Piernas

PhD in Nutrition, Epidemiology, 2013