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Food Insecurity

Sharkey to present on obesity and food insecurity in the border colonias at the 12th International Congress on Obesity

March 10, 2014

Joseph R. Sharkey, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D., professor with the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, has been invited to present at the 12th International Congress on Obesity (ICO) that will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on March 17-20.

Sharkey identifies high rate of childhood hunger among Mexican-origin families in Texas border colonias

September 26, 2013

A recent study, lead by Joseph Sharkey, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D., Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, shows alarming rates of child hunger among children of Mexican immigrants.