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Dr. Miranda Renee Westfall

Academic Coordinator
Nutrition Policy Institute (NPI)
1111 Franklin Street
11th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607
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PhD Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles. 2020
MPH Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles. 2014
BS Nutritional Science, San Jose State University. 2011




Peer Reviewed

  • Herman, Dena; Westfall, Miranda, et al. (2023). Food insecurity and mental distress among WIC-eligible women in the United States: A cross-sectional study. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2023.09.006
  • Westfall, Miranda; Forster, Maeve, et al. (2022). Real World Feedback: How Well Did the Virtual Training Academy Prepare California's COVID-19 Contact Tracing Workforce? Frontiers in Public Health. 10. 6/28/2022. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpubh.2022.857674/full
  • Kiernan, Brianan; Alonis, Amelia, et al. (2022). Virtual Trainings Effectively Prepared the Public Health Workforce to Support Schools During the COVID-19 Pandemic in California in 2021. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 28:6, 720-727. 6/1/2022. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35703296/
  • Westfall, Miranda; Roth, Sarah, et al. (2020). Exploring the Relationship Between MyPlate Knowledge, Perceived Diet Quality, and Healthy Eating Behaviors Among Adolescents. American Journal of Health Promotion. 34:7, 713-721. 1/31/2020. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0890117120901430

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