|Melissa Christensen Daniels, PhD|
|Adjunct Assistant Professor
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile
|2006||University of North Carolina||PhD, Nutrition, Epidemiology|
|2002||University of Utah||MSPH, General Public Health|
|2000||Brigham Young University||BA, Music, Pre-Med|
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.