kirby mckinnon

Graduate Assistant for Programming & Events

Kirby McKinnon is a second year Master’s candidate in the Community Health Sciences division of the School of Public Health. She is a Chicagoland native and graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences from DePaul University in 2014. She has worked with Principal Investigator Dr. Shannon Zenk as a Graduate Research Assistant at the College of Nursing collecting data for the Activity Space and Contextual Measures of Environmental Exposures (ASCMEE) study. She is pursuing research and policy work around nutrition, food marketing, the built environment, and diabetes. When she’s not on-campus, she enjoys adding stamps to her National Parks passport, hiking, rock climbing, practicing Vinyasa yoga, and traveling.

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Contact Info

Office: 1211 UH 
Phone: (312) 996-2950
Fax: (312) 996-5799
Email: kmckin6@uic.edu