U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 Contact Info

Tel: 202-906-0930
Email: fisherrachel@mail.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Health Policy AnalystMassachusetts Division of Health Care Finance and Policy2003-2005
  • M.S.Tufts University2001-2004
  • M.P.H.Tufts University2001

Rachel Fisher, M.S., M.P.H., R.D.

Nutritionist, Office of Nutrition Research

Current Responsibilities and Activities

I am a nutritionist in the Office of Nutrition Research, where I collaborate with other nutrition scientists within the NIH and across the federal government to identify new areas of research and to help ensure coherent communications and informed policy.  My responsibilities include overseeing Nutrition Research Updates, reviewing nutrition education materials, and designing and conducting research studies relating to obesity and nutrition using data from national, state, and local nutritional surveillance systems.