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Program for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Graduate describes rates of child food insecurity in Mexican-origin families in Texas border colonias

March 25, 2013

Courtney Nalty, M.S.P.H., graduate of the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) School of Rural Public Health epidemiology department and data coordinator for the Program for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, recently was the lead author on an article that described the rates of child food insecurity in Mexican-origin families in Texas border colonias.

Dr. Sharkey to serve on expert working group on childhood obesity prevention

March 4, 2013

Joseph R. Sharkey, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D., professor and founding director of the Program for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, will serve on an expert working group for the Colorado Health Foundation on March 5-7 in Denver.