JULIE M. METOS, PhD, RD

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

JULIE M. METOS, PhD, RD portrait
  • Associate Chair, Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Family And Preventive Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology

Publications

Publications

  • Mihalopoulos Nicole L, Urban B, Metos JM, Balch AH, Jordan KJ. Breastfeeding, Leptin-to-Adiponection Ratio and Metabolic Dysfunction in a Cohort of Adolescents with Obesity. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. Southern Medical Journal. 110(5):347-352. Published, 05/2017.
  • Metos J, Gren L, Brusseau T, Frost C. (in review). Perceptions of Nutrition and Physical Activity Research Methods among Girls- the Girls’ Legacy Study. Submitted, 02/2017.
  • Metos J, Sarnoff K, Jordan KC. Teachers’ Perceived and Desired Roles in Nutrition Education. Journal of School Health. (in review). Submitted, 09/2016.
  • Mey V, Newton B, Benson J, Dvorak T, Metos J. (2016) Development of a cookbook for Weigh to Health program. Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Ogden, Utah. Published, 03/2016.
  • Wu Y. P., Yi J., McClellan J., Kim J., Tian T., Metos J., Grahmann B., Conn B., Mooney R., Kirchhoff A., Mooney K., Alder S., & Wright J. (2015). Barriers to and facilitators of recommended health behaviors among adolescent and young adult cancer survivors: Implications for behavioral intervention development. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA. Published, 11/2015.
  • North JC, Jordan, KC, Metos J, Hurdle JF. (2015) Nutrition Informatics Applications in Clinical Practice: A Systematic Review. American Medical Informatics Association Proceedings, San Francisco, California. Published, 10/2015.
  • Chen X, Wei G, Jalili T, Metos JM, Giri A, Cho M, Goucher R, Greene T, Beddhu S. The Associations of Plant Protein Intake with All-Cause Mortality in Chronic Kidney Disease. American Journal of Kidney Disease 2015 (10) 18-23. Published, 10/2015.
  • Daly-Wolfe KM, Moyer-Mileur LJ, Slater H, Browning SK , Baserga M, Morrell G, Metos JM, Jordan KC. (2015) Subscapular Skinfold Thickness is a Low-Cost Measure to Estimate Visceral Adiposity in Preterm Infants. Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo, Nashville, TN. Published, 10/2015.
  • North JC, Jordan KC, Metos JM, Hurdle JF. Nutrition informatics applications in clinical practice: a systematic review. American Medical Informatics Annual Symposium Proceedings 2015; 2015:963-972. Published, 04/2015.
  • Metos J, Cutler H, McKenzie J, Harris J. (2015). Sugar Babies Diabetes Prevention Program in Utah Middle Schools: Changing Knowledge and Behaviors. Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. Published, 03/2015.
  • Young M, Millar T, Metos JM. (2014). Too Hungry to Learn? Utah Teachers' Perspective on Hunger in the Classroom. Hinckley Institute and Utahns Against Hunger Survery Publication. In progress, 06/01/2014.
  • North J, Hurdle JF, Metos J, Jordan KC. (2014. Developement and Presentation of Nutrition Informatics Modules for a Graduate Dietetic Course. Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. Published, 03/01/2014.
  • Urban B, Jordan K, Metos J, Balch AH, Mihalopoulos NL. (2013). Can Breastfeeding Influence Adipokine Expression in Childhood and Adolescence? Pediatric Academic Society, San Diego, California. Published, 04/01/2013.
  • Utz RL, Metos JM, Coffield E. School Wellness Policies and Adolescent Obesity: An ecological study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. In press.. Submitted, 03/15/2013.
  • Metos, JM, Merkel J, Urban B, Stanfill K. (2013). Tracking Utah Nutrition Wellness Policy Improvements. Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meetings, Salt Lake City, Utah. Published, 03/01/2013.
  • Lanier WA, Wagstaff RS, Friedrichs MD, Metos JM. Factors Associated with Teacher Awareness and Implementation of Food and Physical Activity Policies in Utah Elementary Schools. Preventing Chronic Disease, 2012: January 9: E: 18. Epub December 15, 2011. Released, 01/09/2012.
  • Lanier WA, Wagstaff RS, Friedrichs MD, Metos JM. Factors Associated with Teacher Awareness and Implementation of Food and Physical Activity Policies in Utah Elementary Schools. Preventing Chronic Disease, 2012: January 9: E:18. Epub December 15, 2011. Published, 12/15/2011.
  • DeMill, JH, Metos, J, Friedrichs, MD, Wagstaff, RS & Lanier, WA (2011). Teacher Awareness and Implementation of Food and Physical Activity Policies in Utah Elementary Schools, 2010. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Published, 2011.
  • Metos, Julie & Murtaugh, Maureen (2011). Words or Reality: Are School District Wellness Policies Implemented? A Systematic Review of the Literature. Mary Ann Liebert Inc. Vol. 7(2), 90-100. Published, 2011.
  • Utz, Rebecca L., Metos, Julie M., Waitzman, Norman J. & Coffield, J. Edward (2011). A Multivariate Analysis of Federally Mandated School Wellness Policies on Adolescent Obesity. Elsevier BV. Vol. 49(4), 363-370. Published, 2011.
  • Smith, E.K., Metos, J.M., Jordan, K.C. & Jepson-Sullivan, R.M. (2011). Reliability and Validity of a Breastfeeding Knowledge Survey in Allied Health Students. Elsevier BV. Vol. 111(9), A68. Published, 2011.
  • Coffield JE, Metos JM, Utz RL, Waitzman NJ. A Multivariate Analysis of Federally Mandated School Wellness Policies on Adolescent Obesity. Journal of Adolescent Health 2011(9) 46-55. Published, 07/2011.
  • Utz RL, Coffield JE, Metos JM, Waitzman NJ. Education’s Role in Preventing Childhood Obesity: What are the Most Effective Policy Components? American Public Health, Denver Association, Colorado [Panel Presentation]. Other, 07/2011.
  • Metos JM, Murtaugh M. Words or reality: Are school district wellness policies implemented? A systematic review of the literature. Childhood Obesity. 2011: 7(2) 90-100. Other, 07/2011.
  • Metos JM, Murtaugh M. Words or reality: Are school district wellness policies implemented? A systematic review of the literature. Childhood Obesity. 2011: 7(2) 90-100. Released, 03/15/2011.
  • Cardell, E., Pett, M.A., Jordan, K.C., Eldredge, A.L., Masson, J., Clark, L., Metos, J. & Reese, S.A. (2011). We Can Too!: Development and Evaluation of Lesson Plans for the Parents of Overweight Young Adults with Intellectual Disabilities. Elsevier BV. Vol. 111(9), A89. San Diego, California. Published, 01/01/2011.
  • Masson J, Pett MA, Reese SA, Metos J, Clark L, Eldredge AL, Jordan KC. (2011). We Can Too!: Developement and Evaluationo of Lesson Plans For The Parents of Overweight Young Adults With Intellectual Disabilities. Utah Dietetic Association Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. Released, 01/01/2011.
  • Jepson-Sullivan RM, Metos JM, Smith EK, Jordan KC. (2011). Reliability and Validity of a Breastfeeding Knowledge Survey in Allied Health Students. ADA Food and Nutriton Conference and Expo, San Diego, California. Published, 01/01/2011.
  • Joy, E., Jackson, W. D., Metos, J., Young, P. C., Templeman, M., DeBry, S. & Norlin, C. (2010). Improving the Prevention, Early Recognition, and Treatment of Pediatric Obesity by Primary Care Physicians. SAGE Publications. Vol. 49(10), 964-969. Published, 2010.
  • Young PC, DeBry S, Jackson WD, Metos JM, Joy EA, Templeman M, Norlin C. Improving the Prevention, Early Recognition, and Treatment of Pediatric Obesity by Primary Care Physicians. Clinical Pediatrics. 2010: 49(10) 964-969. Published, 10/15/2010.
  • Young PC, DeBry S, Jackson WD, Metos JM, Joy EA, Templeman M, Norlin C. Improving the Prevention, Early Recognition, and Treatment of Pediatric Obesity by Primary Care Physicians. Clinical Pediatrics. 2010: 49(10) 964-969. Other, 07/2010.
  • Tsai LL, Jordan KC, Metos JM, Nanney MS. Nutrient Quality of Competitive Foods in Two Utah Middle Schools. Utah’s Health: An Annual Review, 2009: XIV, 56-61. Published, 12/10/2009.
  • Metos, Julie & Nanney, Marilyn S. (2007). The Strength of School Wellness Policies: One State?s Experience. Wiley-Blackwell. Vol. 77(7), 367-372. Published, 2007.
  • Metos JM, Nanney MS. The strength of school wellness policies: one state’s experience. Journal of School Health. 2007; 77: 367-372. Other, 07/2007.