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Kendall Bustad

Kendall M. Bustad

Lecturer, Public Health Science

Dr. Kendall Bustad serves as a lecturer in the Public Health Science program. Her other roles include serving as the faculty advisor for various student organizations on campus, including IGNITE, the Kidney Disease and Awareness Program and Living for the Planet at UMD. Dr. Bustad's key areas of expertise focus on the built environment and vulnerable populations.


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Areas of Interest

Health Education; Nutrition; Built-Environment; Vulnerable Populations

BS, Human Food, Nutrition and Exercise

Virginia Tech

MS, Technical and Scientific Communication

James Madison University

Doctor of Public Health

Morgan State University

PHSC430 Public Health in the City: Perspectives on Health in the Urban Environment

PHSC440 Public Health Nutrition

PHSC497 Public Health Science Capstone

MIEH300 A Public Health Perspective: Introduction to Environmental Health

O’Keefe, A. M., Bustad, K., Apata, J., Sheikhattari, P., Abrams, N. R., & Mahmud, A. (2019). What differentiates underserved smokers who successfully quit from those who do not. Journal of community health, 44(1), 44-51.

D’Adamo, C. R., McArdle, P. F., Balick, L., Peisach, E., Ferguson, T., Diehl, A., ... & Berman, B. M. (2016). Spice MyPlate: nutrition education focusing upon spices and herbs improved diet quality and attitudes among urban high school students. American Journal of Health Promotion, 30(5), 346-356.