Amy Ries


Adjunct Assistant Professor 

Amy Ries’s Biosketch 
Curriculum Vitae 
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile


1700 Martin Luther King Blvd 
Campus Box 7294 
Chapel Hill 27599-7294 
T: 919-966-0353 
F: 919-966-7827

Research activities

Dr. Ries’ research focuses on nutrition and physical activity behavior change in primarily minority and low income populations. She has a strong interest in examining environmental influences on physical activity and nutrition as well as developing and testing nutrition and physical activity interventions that utilize social and environmental approaches to behavior change. Dr. Ries has extensive experience using formative and participatory research strategies for the development of behavioral interventions for minority populations.