Dr. Raine is Professor and Associate Dean (Research) in the School of Public Health, University of Alberta. Currently she is also Scientific Director of the Centre for Health and Nutrition at UofA. She is a Registered Dietitian, and a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Her research focuses on exploring population interventions to address healthy eating. From 2008-13 Dr. Raine held an Applied Public Health Chair. She served as President of the Alberta Public Health Association from 2009-2012, and was a member of the inaugural institute advisory board for the CIHR’s Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes (2001-2006). She has published over 170 peer-reviewed articles, and has presented her research at numerous national and international conferences.
Dr. Raine is also the proud mother of two grown sons. She and her husband are avid endurance athletes, having completed 10 Ironman Triathlons together. Dr. Raine has also completed over 30 marathons.