Uriyoan Colon-Ramos, Sc.D., M.P.A.
Dr. Uriyoán Colón-Ramos is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Global Health and the Director - Culminating Experience for the department.
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As a public health nutrition researcher, Dr. Colón-Ramos understands that the future of our field lies in utilizing mixed methods and designing new approaches to examine dietary disparities from a systemic, multi-level lens in order to better inform programs and policies.
Bachelor of Arts, Sociological Perspectives of Nutrition in Developing Countries, Cornell University, 1999 Masters in Public Affairs & Nutrition, Cornell Institute of Public Affairs, Cornell University, 2000 Science Doctorate, Department of Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health, 2006
PubH 6482: International Food and Nutrition Policy and Programs PubH 3190: Global Nutrition PubH 6411: Global Health Data Collection PubH 6015: Global Health Culminating Experience
As a researcher in public health nutrition, , Dr. Colón-Ramos is interested in the following inter-related lines of investigation:
- Identification of dietary patterns of underserved populations in global settings
- Association between dietary intake and disease in these populations; and
- Application of research to design nutrition policies to prevent disease.
- Global Health
- Health/Diet Disparities
- Population Health