Research Professor, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology
Adjunct Professor, Biomedical Informatics
Honors & Awards
- Outstanding Abstract and Poster Award, Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting.
- Outstanding Reviewer Recognition Award.
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics,
- Seminar Speaker Award.
Purdue Nutrition Science Graduate Student Organization,
- Student Research DPG Award (coauthor of poster, "The relationship between social support and diet quality in middle-aged and older adults in the U.S.").
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Research Practice Group,
- Student Poster Award (coauthor of poster, "An innovative approach to assessing food purchase behavior").
National Nutrient Databank Conference,
- Elaine R. Monsen Award for Outstanding Research Literature.
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics,
American Society for Nutrition
09/1985 - present
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
01/1972 - present
In the Media
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
Role: Invited participant.
Best Brains Exchange, hosted by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, on “Developing a tool to measure adherence to Canada’s new Food Guide,” Ontario, Canada.
03/12/2020 - 03/12/2020
- Kaiser Permanente Research.
Role: Expert panel member.
Advise on establishing standard portion-size guidelines for food away from home.
01/28/2020 - present
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Role: Proposal reviewer.
Review proposals submitted to Healthy Eating Research program.
10/07/2019 - 11/14/2019
- National Cancer Institute.
Role: Invited Participant.
Workshop on Extending Methods in Dietary Patterns Research.
05/2016 - 05/2016
- ASN Nutrition Epidemiology Research Interest Section.
07/2013 - 06/2016
- Onlife Health, Inc.
Scientific Advisory Board.
01/2010 - 08/2017
- Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Board of Editors of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
07/2004 - present
- Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Program.
Role: Ad hoc reviewer.
USDA Economic Research Service.
01/2003 - 01/2013
- Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics .
Annual Meeting Abstracts.
01/1998 - present
- National Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program.
Role: Ad hoc reviewer.
USDA Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service.
01/1994 - 01/2013