University of Vermont

University Communications

JEAN R. HARVEY-BERINO

Associate Professor and Chair
Nutrition and Food Sciences
Agriculture & Life Sciences
Phone:(802)656-0668
Email Address:jharvey@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:consumer issues of diet, nutrition, health & fitness; youth & adult nutrition programs; eating behavior modification
Biography:Harvey-Berino's responsibilities include statewide leadership in extension educational programs on consumer issues of diet, nutrition, health and fitness, as well as interpreting research findings and developing nutrition education programs for youth and adults. Scholarly interests include development and testing of behavior modification programs aimed at changing individual preferences and eating behaviors; this scholarly effort is directed toward improvement of the nutritional status, health and fitness of a rural, agriculturally based community.