Melissa Christensen Daniels, PhD
2000 Brigham Young University BA, Music, Pre-Med
2002 University of Utah MSPH, General Public Health
2006 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill PhD, Nutrition, Epidemiology
Melissa Daniels completed her PhD in nutritional epidemiology at UNC in 2005 and continues her work as a nutrition researcher at UNC with funding from the Academy for Educational Development. Her current research aims to improve instrumentation for measuring the micronutrient needs of children and women in international settings. She is currently involved with an international team of researchers in a multi-country study of the performance of food group indicators in measuring women’s dietary adequacy.