Molly Colombo, MPH joined the Ofstead team in 2017.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Nutrition. She went on to earn her Master of Public Health degree in Nutrition from the University of Minnesota – School of Public Health. She interned at HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research. During her time there, she assisted on the Healthy Homes, Healthy Kids 5-10 (HHHK 5-10) research project, which focused on primary obesity prevention in children. Her Master’s project involved secondary data analysis using the HHHK 5-10 study.
As a Research Associate, Molly performs systematic reviews of the scientific literature. She also contributes to Ofstead’s primary research related to healthcare outcomes and quality improvement programs by conducting data collection, entry, and analysis.