Heather Atteberry, MPH

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Administrative Manager

Heather Atteberry is the Administrative Manager for the Center and Austin Campus.  She coordinates and manages Center and Campus administrative activities, including grants and contracts, grant administration, human resources, and general administrative support. 

Heather received her Masters of Public Health from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health and started at the Center in November 2007 as a graduate research assistant.  In her previous roles at the Center, she coordinated the implementation and evaluation for multiple projects, provided administrative and research support for the Center Director and Leadership, and worked with Center faculty to submit their research grants and contracts.

Current Projects

School Stakeholder Interview Project

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The purpose of the School Stakeholder Interview Project (SSIP) was to learn about school stakeholder preferences and priorities to improve Center strategies for recruiting and retaining research study schools and participants, as well as to guide future projects.

Recent Publications

Texas Legislator Survey: Lessons Learned from Interviewing State Politicians about Obesity Policies

(Nichols D, Dowdy D, Atteberry H, Menendez T, Hoelscher DM; Texas Public Health Journal; 2017)