Stephanie Grutzmacher, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
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Milam Hall 118C

2520 SW Campus Way

2520 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

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School of Biological and Population Health Sciences
Global Health
Health Promotion and Health Behavior
Academic interests: 

Stephanie's work focuses on food security, nutrition literacy and the development and evaluation of family, school and community-based nutrition education programs for low-income populations.


Stephanie has conducted training programs with women in Afghanistan to improve family food security and dietary quality through backyard gardening. She has served as a faculty advisor for Public Health without Borders and the University of Maryland Alternative Breaks program, fostering experiential service learning experiences for undergraduate students in the areas of health and development.

My Publications



Journal Article

S. M. Gross and Grutzmacher, S. K., Household Food Security and Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among Low-Income 4th Graders, Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. S14 - S15, 2009.


Journal Article

S. K. Grutzmacher and Braun, B., Food Security Status and Food Resource Management Skills Over Time Among Rural, Low-Income Mothers, Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, vol. 2, no. 2-3, pp. 81 - 92, 2008.


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