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Betsy Anderson Steeves, PhD, RD

Betsy Anderson Steeves, MS, RDN is a PhD candidate at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland and a trainee of the Johns Hopkins Global Center on Childhood Obesity.  Her research focuses on developing community-based interventions to promote healthy lifestyles for underserved populations.  She has a specific interest in understanding how social and environmental factors impact adolescent eating behaviors.  Betsy has received the Johns Hopkins Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH) Fellowship and grants from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (General Mills Champions for Healthy Kids Grant and Pepsico Healthy Lifestyle Innovation Grant) to support her research.  After completion of her PhD, Betsy hopes to work in an academic setting where she will able to conduct research and train future dietitians.