Teresa Sharp


Teresa Sharp, MEd, PhD
Assistant Professor

Gunter 1330
970.351.2966 (p)
970.351.1255 (f)
Email: teresa.sharp@unco.edu

 

Education

  • PhD, Health and Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado-Denver, 2004
  • MEd, Health Promotion and Exercise Science, George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University, 1986
  • BS, Heath, Physical Education, Recreation and Safety, Middle Tennessee State University, 1979

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Human Services (HUSR 205)
  • Modern Concepts in Health and Disease (HUSR 342)
  • Introduction to Environmental Health (HUSR 350)
  • Health Communication and the Media (HUSR 405 / CH 505)
  • Environmental Health (CH 550)
  • MPH Practicum (CH 693)
  • MPH Capstone (CH 686)

Research Interests

  • Pediatric obesity and early development of chronic disease risk factors (CVD and type 2 diabetes)
  • Community, ethnicity and social determinant contributions to obesity

 

 

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