Rebecca A. Seguin-Fowler

Associate Professor
Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Contact Information

412 Savage Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Rebecca A. Seguin-Fowler

Associate Professor
Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise
Behavior change interventions; civic engagement/citizen science; food policy and applied nutrition; exercise physiology and sedentary behavior; nutrition and health communications; rural health; implementation and dissemination research

Current Research Interest
Community-based nutrition and physical activity interventions; civic engagement/citizen science interventions to catalyze social, built environment, and policy change; dissemination research for chronic disease and obesity prevention, targeting underserved populations, such as low-income and rural); environmental influences of food, social, and physical activity on behavior and health

Distinction
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research Faculty Fellow
Society of Behavioral Medicine Citation Excellence Award

Selected Publications
Seguin, Rebecca A., Brian Lo, Urshila Sriram, Leah Connor, and Alison Totta. “Development and Testing of a Community Audit Tool to Assess Rural Built Environments: Inventories for Community Health Assessment in Rural Towns.” Preventive Medicine Reports 7 (2017): 169-175.

Seguin, Rebecca A., Emily H. Morgan, Karla Hanson, Alice Ammerman, Stephanie Jilcott Pitts, Jane Kolodinsky, Marilyn Sitaker, Florence Becot, Leah Connor, Jennifer Garner, Jaret McGuirt. “Farm Fresh Foods for Healthy Kids (F3HK): An Innovative Community Supported Agriculture Intervention to Prevent Childhood Obesity in Low-Income Families and Strengthen Local Agricultural Economies.” BMC Public Health 17 (2017): 306.

Cornell Research Website Article
Interventions for Healthy Lifestyles