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Overview

  • Debbie has worked in the field of nutrition and dietetics since 1980. Currently she manages the UNH Cooperative Extension Nutrition Connections Program and is the chair of the Nutrition and Healthy Living Team. The Nutrition Connections program implements the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) funded through the National Institute of Food and Agriculture and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education or SNAP-Ed is funded through a contract with the State of New Hampshire DHHS, Division of Family Assistance.

    Both programs work with limited income adults, seniors, families and youth to acquire the knowledge, skills, and changed behavior necessary for better health. Nutrition Connections also works with community agencies and schools on policy development and assessment.

    Debbie mentors UNH Dietetic Interns and works with undergraduate students providing community nutrition education experiences.
  • Principal Investigator On

  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2018 - 2019
  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2017 - 2018
  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2017
  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2016 - 2017
  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2015 - 2016
  • NH SNAP-ED Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2015
  • NH SNAP-ED Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2015
  • Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2014
  • Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2014
  • NH SNAP-Ed Adult and Youth Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Project  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2012 - 2013
  • New Hampshire Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education 2012  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2011 - 2012
  • 2011 NH SNAP Nutrition Education Plan  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2010 - 2011
  • New Hampshire Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program  awarded by NH Department of Health & Human Services 2009 - 2010
  • Farmer's Gains Make Food Security Count  awarded by University of Vermont 2004 - 2008
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Nutrition, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • M.S. Nutrition Science, Boston University
  • Full Name

  • Deborah Luppold
  • Mailing Address

  • UNH Cooperative Extension

    UNH Cooperative Extension

    315 Daniel Webster Highway

    Boscawen, NH  03234

    United States