Jess Haines, PhD, MHSc, RD



Dr. Haines is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition at the University of Guelph in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. She is a behavioral scientist and epidemiologist with substantial experience in observational research as well as in designing, implementing, and evaluating interventions focused on eating disorders and obesity prevention. She served on the editorial board of Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention and is currently an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. Dr. Haines was co-director of STRIPED in the first year of the initiative, serving a vital role in planning the development of the initiative, and she is also an investigator with the STRIPED research study of over-the-counter products abused for weight control.