Sept 26th, Athena Wong

On September 26th, Athena Wong presented her work on our Corner Store project at the CCE Summer Internship Reception. To learn more about her...

Frank Kruppa at Cornell

Dr. Leak and the NS 1600 teaching team was delighted to have Frank Kruppa, Public Health Director of Tompkins County guest lecture in “Introduction...

Dr. Leak welcomes class of 2020 GPHS advisees

Dr. Leak is meets with her new undergraduate Global and Public Health Sciences advisees. Welcome to class of 2020 and our new graduate students!

August 11th ACE Advisory Committee Retreat

We are very thankful to have been able to come together as members of the Advanced Cooking Education (ACE) Advisory Committee to discuss and...

Thank you to our partners!

Thank you to our partners at CCE-NYC, City Harvest, and Weill Cornell CTSC for an amazing summer of data collection!

LRG Data Collection

Athena, Navika, Natalie, and Kameron on their way to collect data for the Nudging Youth to Make Healthier Snack Purchases in Urban Corner Stores...

March 27th, Navika Gangrade

On March 27th, Navika Gangrade delivered a department-wide talk about a randomized controlled trial that used novel methods (e.g., chef-enhanced meals) to encourage uptake...

Dr. Leak joins the faculty in the Division of Nutritional Sciences

In July of 2017, Dr. Leak joined the faculty in the Division of Nutritional Sciences and the College of Human Ecology.

IRP Podcast

In this podcast episode, Dr. Leak discusses trends, health risks, and socioeconomic factors associated with childhood obesity, as well as promising programs that could help families...