Ms. Bowling will earn her Sc.D. this fall in public health nutrition and obesity epidemiology at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard University, where she served as a teaching fellow for undergraduate and graduate courses. She earned a master’s from Tufts University and a bachelor’s from Johns Hopkins University. Her research investigates the role of physical activity and nutrition in improving health among children with behavioral health challenges such as Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. She was recently awarded the 2016 student award for outstanding research in child and family health from the Society of Behavioral Medicine. Prior to her doctoral program, she was an endurance sports coach, training triathletes, cyclocross racers and distance runners. She also served as executive director of the TriROK Foundation.
M.A., Tufts University
B.A., John Hopkins University