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The Friedman School pursues cutting-edge research and education from cell to society, including in molecular nutrition, human metabolism, population studies, clinical trials, nutrition interventions and behavior change, communication, food systems and sustainability, global food insecurity, humanitarian crises, and food economics and policy.
Jennifer graduated from the Friedman School and Tufts School of Medicine in May 2019 with the dual MS-Nutrition/MPH degree. She was a student in the Nutrition Interventions, Communication, and Behavior Change program at Friedman and the Epidemiology/Biostatistics concentration in Public Health. During her time at Friedman, she wrote for the Friedman Sprout, served as a TA for NUTR 228 (Community and Public Health Nutrition), PH 262 (GIS for Public Health) and the undergraduate nutrition course in Medford, and as a Health and Wellness Intern at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Jennifer also worked as a research assistant for the FLEX study, and with Sara Folta and Ginny Chomitz. She is currently an Assistant Researcher at the Tufts University School of Medicine in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, where she works with Dr. Tom Stopka on a variety of GIS and spatial analysis projects related to the opioid crisis.