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Campus and Basin

Meet our Applied Human Nutrition faculty members

  

Daphne

Dr. Daphne Lordly, DEd, Professor, Department Chair
msvu.ca
Research interests: Dietetic education and the socialization of dietetic students and practitioners, and how gender is implicated in these processes; arts-informed research and pedagogy Read more »

 


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Dr. Patricia Williams, PhD, PDt, Professor*
msvu.ca

*On sabbatical July 1 to December 31, 2017
Research interests: Participatory research processes into social and policy change necessary to build food security.  Read more »


bohdanDr. Bohdan Luhovyy, PhD, Associate Professor*
msvu.ca

*On sabbatical July 1 to December 31, 2017
Research interests: Functional foods and food-derived bioactivities; mechanisms of adaptive responses to chronic dietary exposures, the role of food-born substances in physiologic and metabolic regulations. Read more »

 

Linda MannLinda Mann, MBA, PDt, Associate Professor*
msvu.ca

*On sabbatical July 1 to December 31, 2017

Research interests: Impacts of parenting styles on healthy eating and physical activity behaviours of young adults, evaluation of food and nutrition standards (particularly for child care centres), and innovative and entrepreneurial aspects of nutrition and dietetic practice Read more »  


Jennifer Brady

Dr. Jennifer Brady,RD, MHSc, PhD, Assistant Professor
msvu.ca

Research Interests:  My broad interdisciplinary background informs my research interests which span critical, feminist perspectives of food, nutrition, eating, bodies, and expertise. Read more


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Dr. Shannan Grant, PDt, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor
msvu.ca
Research interests:  The use of clinical trials to assess community-based questions; assessment of nutrition education from both the perspective of the patient/ client and the health care professional. Read more »

 

 


Whitfield, Kyly

Dr. Kyly Whitfield, PhD, Assistant Professor
msvu.ca
Research interests: Dr. Whitfield is passionate about international nutrition, with interests in identifying and combating micronutrient deficiencies during 'the first thousand days' window, from conception through 2 years.  Read More



Judy Fraser-ArsenaultJudy Fraser Arsenault, MAHE, PDt, Internship Coordinator and Lab Instructor
msvu.ca
Administration of the Internship Education Program. Read more »

 

 

Adjunct Faculty

  

SaraKirkpicDr. Sara Kirk, PhD, Adjunct Professor 
dal.ca
Research interests:  Applied Research Collaborations for Health (ARCH): using a social-ecological approach to understand lifestyle factors influencing health status and health services utilization, particularly in relation to excessive weight gain (obesity).  Read more »

 

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Dr. Matt McSweeney. PhD, Adjunct Professor
acadiau.ca
Research interests:  His research focuses on the sensory aspects of food (taste, appearance, and texture), and is largely concerned with the factors that influence the purchase of food products. Read More



Catherine Morley

Dr. Catherine Morley, PhD, RD, FDC, Adjunct Professor
gmail.com
Research interests: Historical influences on present-day dietetic practice, and the integration of education theory in approaches to nutrition education, and dietetics education and training; specific areas of inquiry include: lived experience of eating in illness and implications for approaches to nutrition education; (pre)history of dietetics, and history of dietetic practice; approaches to dietetic education and training; dietitians’ participation in practice-based research; and arts-based inquiry and practice. Read more »

Spotlight on Faculty Research

 DaphneLordlyMagazineCoverCanadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research acknowledged Dr. Daphne Lordly for her contributions of authoring/co-authoring more than 20 papers during the past 10 years - more than any other author. Learn more about one of the recent Dr. Lordly's projects here. 

Dr. Bohdan Luhovyy
Dr. Bohdan Luhovyy is exploring the benefits of pulses and pulse ingredients.