Associated Professor, Public Health Program, Ponce School of Medicine Health Sciences. Coordinator of the Doctorate in Epidemiology, Public Health Program. Dr. Green earned her Ph.D. in Public Health degree from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, and her MSc in Nutrition and Public Health from the University of Puerto Rico. She made two fellowships one in Social Marketing from the University of South Florida/ CDC and the other in Nutritional Intervention in Neonatal Pediatric Patients from the University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine.
From 2000 to 2004, Dr. Green was Assistant in Nutrition for the Puerto Rico Secretary of Health. She develops and implanted the first social marketing campaign to promote changes in lifestyles, called Puerto Rico Health Department Recommends. Advise in health risk assessment in special communities and community health.
Dr. Green was the clinical nutrition research in the Gamma Project Pediatric ACTU, United States National Project and University of Puerto Rico. At present she is the vice- chairman of the nutrition research group, founder of the Puerto Rican Association for the study of nutrition and obesity and editor board of the Puerto Rican Medicine and Public Health Journal. Her research addresses nutrition, epidemic history and forensic epidemiology.