Dr. Kristen Hurley, MPH, PhD, Senior Vice President of Nutrition at Vitamin Angels; and assistant professor at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses Vitamin Angels’ new partnership with the Gates Foundation to connect more pregnant women around the world with prenatal vitamins. Though most countries offer some level of nutritional aid to pregnant women in need, millions of women worldwide do not have access to prenatal multivitamins. Dr. Hurley is working to close that gap.
Dr. Kristen Hurley, MPH, PhD, is Senior Vice President of Nutrition at Vitamin Angels; and assistant professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Hurley oversees programming at the global level to bring effective, sustainable and research-backed nutrition interventions to mothers and children in need around the world and in the U.S. A public health nutritionist and academic researcher, her interests center around nutrition and its effects on early child development and overall health outcomes