Rachel E. Davis, PhD, MPH
Phone: 803.777.6177
Email: rdavis@mailbox.sc.edu
800 Sumter Street
Columbia, SC 29208

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Rachel E. Davis, PhD, MPH

 

Rachel Davis, PhD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina. Dr. Davis received her MPH and PhD from the University of Michigan and was a Research Assistant Professor in UM's Human Nutrition Program before heading to the University of South Carolina.

Her research explores the role of culture in tailored and narrative based health communication interventions, measurement error due to cultural influences on health survey methodology, and interventions to address racial and ethnic disparities related to nutrition behaviors, childhood obesity, and type 2 diabetes.