Joanne Delk, MS
Research Coordinator II
Joanne is the Project Coordinator for the Texas Adolescent Tobacco and Marketing Surveillance Study (TATAMS) in the Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science on Youth and Young Adult. She joined the Center in 2006 and served as the Measurement Coordinator for the Travis County Elementary and Middle School CATCH Studies.
In her role as Project Coordinator of TATAMS, Joanne is responsible for overseeing the day to day activities of the study; including recruiting a longitudinal cohort of 4,000 adolescents, coordinating study measurements and overseeing project staff.
Joanne has received a MS in nutrition from the University of Minnesota in 2006 and a BS in chemistry with a concentration in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin in 2000
Outside of work you can find Joanne rowing on Lady Bird Lake or spending time with her lab mutt, Molly Pancake, and her partner, John.
The Central Texas CATCH Middle School Project (CATCH MS) was a school-based health promotion initiative aimed at promoting physical activity, healthy eating and obesity prevention among middle school students living in central Texas.