Marsha Davis

Dean's Office, Health Promotion & Behavior,

Dean's Office, Health Promotion & Behavior,

  • M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, University of Minnesota
Areas of Expertise
  • Designing, implementing, and evaluating community-based health behavior programs
  • Behavioral science theory
  • Program evaluation
  • Measurement of health behaviors
Research Interests
  • Childhood obesity prevention
  • Using the child as change agent for health promotion in families
  • Taking National School Wellness Policy to Scale: Evaluating School Food Policy Implementation within an Urban School System
  • Cross-site and within-site evaluation of community organizations promoting healthy eating and physical activity among children