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Cayley received her PhD in Health Education with a minor in Applied Statistical Modeling from the University of Texas at Austin, her MS in Health Education and Administration from Saint Joseph’s University and her BS in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of New Mexico. Cayley is also a Registered Dietitian. To date, Dr. Velazquez’s research has explored the influence of food and beverage advertising on the food preferences and choices of youth, with a specific focus on the importance of attention to advertising components. Her current work aims to understand how school food environment factors, including food and beverage advertising, influence the dietary practices of youth.