Dr. Brooke Nezami

Brooke Nezami, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Nutrition
1700 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Suite 136, Campus Box 7294, Chapel Hill, NC 27599


Dr. Brooke Nezami is a behavioral scientist with over 9 years of experience in behavioral weight control interventions. Her research focuses on using technology to increase adherence and improve dietary behaviors and increase physical activity in young adults and families with young children. Dr. Nezami’s research interests include smartphone-based interventions for weight control, just-in-time adaptive interventions (JITAIs), and using technology to adapt and disseminate weight control interventions for underserved, rural families.

Brooke Nezami in the Gillings News