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Research

Children's Nutrition Research Center Faculty

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Our Multidisciplined Faculty

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Our faculty are trained in disciplines ranging from biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, human genetics, physiology, nutrition, plant biology, animal science, physics, statistics, epidemiology, behavioral science, and psychology, as well as pediatric medical subspecialties.

This scientific synergy fosters research collaborations across disciplines and at all scientific levels, from plant and animal studies at the molecular/cellular level to human nutrition studies at the clinical level, with the single goal of improving the nutritional well being of children.

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Section Chief

People
First Name
Dennis
Middle Name
M
Last Name
Bier
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
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Faculty A–F

People
First Name
Alli
Last Name
Antar
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Fida
Last Name
Bacha
Honorific Title
MD
Associate Professor
First Name
Thomas
Last Name
Baranowski
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics
First Name
Douglas
Middle Name
G
Last Name
Burrin
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Research Physiologist
First Name
Shaji
Middle Name
K
Last Name
Chacko
Honorific Title
Ph.D., M.S.
Instructor
First Name
Miao-Hsueh
Last Name
Chen
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Ninghui
Last Name
Cheng
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Jayna
Middle Name
Markand
Last Name
Dave
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Teresa
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Davis
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Marta
Middle Name
L.
Last Name
Fiorotto
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Makoto
Last Name
Fukuda
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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Faculty G–J

People
First Name
Michael
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Grusak
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Darryl
Middle Name
L.
Last Name
Hadsell
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Bill
Middle Name
C
Last Name
Heird
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor Emeritus
First Name
Kendal
Middle Name
D
Last Name
Hirschi
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Sheryl
Middle Name
O
Last Name
Hughes
Honorific Title
Ph.D., M.A., M.S.W.
Associate Professor
First Name
Farook
Last Name
Jahoor
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
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Faculty M–R

People
First Name
Juan
Middle Name
C.
Last Name
Marini
Honorific Title
D.V.M., Ph.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
First Name
Mahmoud
Middle Name
Ali
Last Name
Mohammad
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Instructor
First Name
Nancy
Middle Name
Engelmann
Last Name
Moran
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Jennette
Middle Name
Palcic
Last Name
Moreno
Honorific Title
Ph.D., M.A., B.A.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Kathleen
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Motil
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Salma
Last Name
Musaad
Associate Professor
First Name
Paul
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Nakata
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Research Molecular Biologist
First Name
Buford
Middle Name
L
Last Name
Nichols Jr
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor Emeritus
First Name
Theresa
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Nicklas
Honorific Title
Dr.P.H.
Professor
First Name
Teresia
Middle Name
Margareta
Last Name
O'Connor
Honorific Title
MD, MPH, FAAP
Associate Professor
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Faculty S–Z

People
First Name
Lanlan
Last Name
Shen
Honorific Title
M.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Robert
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Shulman
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
First Name
Roman
Middle Name
J
Last Name
Shypailo
Instructor
First Name
Stephanie
Last Name
Sisley
Honorific Title
M.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Erica
Middle Name
Gabrielle
Last Name
Soltero
Assistant Professor
First Name
Barbara
Last Name
Stoll
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Instructor
First Name
Agus
Last Name
Suryawan
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Instructor
First Name
Deborah
Middle Name
I
Last Name
Thompson
Honorific Title
PhD, RD
Professor
First Name
Qiang
Last Name
Tong
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Associate Professor
First Name
Chunmei
Last Name
Wang
Postdoctoral Associate
First Name
Robert
Middle Name
A
Last Name
Waterland
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
William
Middle Name
Wai-Lun
Last Name
Wong
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Alexis
Last Name
Wood
Honorific Title
Ph.D
Assistant Professor
First Name
Qi
Last Name
Wu
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
First Name
Yong
Last Name
Xu
Honorific Title
M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Yongjie
Last Name
Yang
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Instructor
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Professor Emeritus

People
First Name
Nancy
Middle Name
F
Last Name
Butte
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor
First Name
Karen
Middle Name
W
Last Name
Cullen
Honorific Title
Dr.P.H.
Professor
First Name
E. O'Brian
Last Name
Smith
Honorific Title
Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
First Name
Morey
Middle Name
W
Last Name
Haymond
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor