Melissa Howard

TITLE Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention CONTACT mehoward@fiu.edu FOCUS Health Promotion Education, Communication and Adolescent Health BIOGRAPHY Dr. Melissa Howard is a Master Certified Health Education Specialist...

Vijaya Narayanan

TITLE Clinical Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition CONTACT vnarayan@fiu.edu FOCUS Lipid and membrane biochemistry in neurodegeneration; Fundamental basis of protein and lipid interactions in cells BIOGRAPHY In 1990, Dr. Vijaya Narayanan received her...

Vukosava Pekovic

TITLE Clinical Assistant Professor and MPH Program Director, Department of Epidemiology FOCUS Health Disparities and Disease Prevention BIOGRAPHY Dr. Vukosava Pekovic is the MPH program director and clinical assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology. She...

Rashida Biggs

TITLE Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention FOCUS HIV/AIDS and Childhood Obesity BIOGRAPHY Dr. Rashida Biggs is a certified health education specialist who has been working in the health care field for over 15 years. Dr....

Deborah M. Abel

TITLE Director, Graduate Certificate in Pediatric Nutrition Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition FOCUS Pediatric Nutrition BIOGRAPHY Dr. Deborah Abel, director, graduate certificate in pediatric nutrition and clinical assistant professor...

Tania Rivera

TITLE Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition FOCUS Health Promotion and Disease Prevention BIOGRAPHY Dr. Tania Rivera joined the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition in 2007. She is the director of the coordinated program and an assistant...