Zachary Gersten, MPH

Research Coordinator


Project Coordinator

Tufts University, Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Zachary Gersten is a project coordinator at the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition, at which he also coordinates the International Dietary Data Expansion (INDDEX) Project, and the Fellowships workstream of Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA). He received his MPH in Global Health from the Boston University School of Public Health. Mr. Gersten has previously coordinated projects in comparative biology, public health, African language education (Wolof, isiZulu, kiSwahili), African language preservation, workforce development, and healthcare management. Mr. Gersten speaks and writes advanced Wolof through five years of training through the U.S. Department of Education Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship.