Patricia Nelson



Applied Economics and Statistics

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Areas of Expertise

  • Work focuses on parent involvement, parent engagement, family stress and family well-being. A certified family life educator, Nelson contributes to, a national website, offering her expert advice for the site's Parenting section.
  • Can discuss issues/topics that continually arise including: back to school, summer vacation and summer camp.
  • Well versed in preventing childhood obesity, Nelson has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control and Head Start.

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