Anna Farmer

Assoc Prof (Joint with SPH)

Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences

Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science

About Me


PhD, University of Toronto

Job/Research Area

Community Nutrition and Behaviour Change


Major Responsibilities/Research Interests

The main area of research is understanding the social and behavioural determinants of nutrition and health, childhood obesity and practitioner behaviour, with a special emphasis on individual and organizational behavioural change. Studies involve examining theoretical models (e.g., Social Cognitive Theory, Diffusion of Innovations, Ecological models) for guiding the development of interventions.