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Cody D Neshteruk

Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences
Population Health Sciences


Cody Neshteruk, PhD is a public health researcher whose work focuses on improving the health and well-being of children and families. In particular, he is interested in promoting cardiovascular health and reducing obesity through helping families adopt healthy eating and physical activity behaviors in a variety of settings including  community centers, early care and education programs, and clinical pediatric weight management. His expertise includes designing, delivering, and disseminating behavioral interventions, physical activity measurement, and implementation science methods.

Areas of Expertise: Nutrition, Physical Activity, Obesity, Health Behavior, Implementation Science

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences · 2023 - Present Population Health Sciences, Basic Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill · 2019 Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University · 2012 B.S.