Jean Brainard

Written by CK-12 Foundation on February 14, 2009
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Jean Brainard
Dr. Jean M. Brainard is a freelance health and science writer and curriculum specialist living in central Ohio. She received a master’s degree from the Harvard School of Public Health and a doctorate in biomedical anthropology from the State University of New York at Binghamton. A former university professor, Dr. Brainard has written hundreds of textbook chapters and encyclopedia articles on a diversity of subjects, as well as numerous professional publications based on her own research.
Author of the chapter(s):

Animal Behavior
Behavior of Animals
Biomes, Ecosystems, and Communities
Chemical Basis of Life
Classification
Digestive and Excretory Systems
Diseases and the Body’s Defenses
Food and the Digestive System
Immune System and Disease
Mammals
Principles of Ecology
Reproductive System and Human Development
Reproductive Systems and Life Stages