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Distinguished Professor of Nutrition, Emeritus
Fellow, Carolina Population Center

Dr. Bentley was on faculty in International Health at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University from 1985-98. Since 1998 she has been on faculty at the University of North Carolina, where she has held several leadership roles. Dr. Bentley’s research focuses on women and infant’s nutrition, infant and young child feeding, behavioral research on sexually transmitted diseases, HIV, and community-based interventions for nutrition and health. She has expertise in qualitative research methods and the application of these for program development and evaluation.

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