Molly Knox is an Editorial and Communications Associate at the Harvard Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where she lends strategic support to project websites, publications, and social media initiatives. The mission of the Harvard Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity is to work with communities, community agencies, state and local government, and other partners to develop, implement, and evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of methodologies and interventions to improve nutrition and physical activity and reduce obesity and chronic disease risk among children, youth, and their families and to translate and disseminate this work at community, state and national levels to reduce and eliminate disparities in these outcomes.
For the CHOICES Project, she assists with the translation of CHOICES research to communicate the project’s metrics and results to a variety of audiences.
Ms. Knox’s key interests include translating research through multi-media channels to address major public health issues, adapting health information to be more comprehensible for a variety of audiences, and learning about physical activity and nutrition interventions.
While completing a Master of Arts in the collaborative Emerson College and Tufts University School of Medicine Health Communication program, she also gained professional marketing experience at Evariant, Inc., the leading provider of a healthcare CRM platform for hospitals and health systems. Ms. Knox received a BA in Communication from Fairfield University.