Online MPH-Nutrition Faculty

The following faculty members teach in our Online MPH in Nutrition program:

Patricia Beffa-Negrini, MS, PhD, RD (NUTR 572, 793, 794)

Program Director, Online MPH in Nutrition, and Research Associate Professor, UMass Amherst


Melissa Brown, PhD, RD (NUTR 577)

Research Assistant Professor, UMass Amherst


Nancy Cohen, PhD, RD, LD (NUTR 698)

Professor and Head of the Department of Nutrition, UMass Amherst


Frank Franklin, MD, MPH, PhD (NUTR 697)

Professor Emeritis of Pediatrics, Nutrition Sciences, Health Behavior, University of Alabama


Amber Hromi-Fiedler, MPH, PhD (NUTR 640)

Associate Research Scientist, Office of Community Health, Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale University


F. James Levinson, PhD (NUTR 578)

Director, International Food and Nutrition Center (retired)


Emily Levitt-Ruppert, PhD (NUTR 578)

Consultant, Population Reference Bureau and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations


Nancy Muñoz, DCN, MHA (NUTR 130, 352, 731)

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Genesis Health Care Corp


Amanda Sylvie, MPH, RD, LD (NUTR 130, 352)

Lecturer, Online MPH in Nutrition Program


Sofija Zagarins, PhD (PH 634)

Senior Clinical Research Coordinator, Baystate Medical Center


For more detailed faculty profile information, visit the School of Public Health and Health Sciences' Online Programs website.