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Arnold School of Public Health

Faculty and Staff

Jessica Escobar Alegria, Ph.D.

Title: Research Associate
Arnold School of Public Health
Phone: 803-777-1502

Discovery 1 Building 536
915 Greene St
Columbia, SC 29208

Resources: Curriculum Vitae

Research and Teaching Interests

Jessica is interested in contributing to research-informed initiatives that aim to reduce poverty, food and nutrition insecurity, hunger, vitamin and mineral deficiencies, obesity, and non-communicable diseases, and to advance sustainable global health and human development. She is currently supporting the coordination of global health initiatives in the Arnold School of Public Health, and collaborating with Feeding America and Alive & Thrive India on program evaluation.