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Agellon, Luis B.

Canada Research Chair (CRC) / Professor
Nutrigenomics and nutrigenetics, lipid and bile acid metabolism, gene expression, nuclear receptors, transgenic and gene-disrupted mouse models of human diseases.
T: 514-398-7862 | F: 514-398-7739 | luis [dot] agellon [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-043

Basu, Niladri

Canada Research Chair in Environmental Health Sciences / Associate Professor
Environmental health; Exposure assessment; environmental and occupational epidemiology; global health; risk assessment; ecotoxicology; neurotoxicology; gene-environment interactions
T: 514-398-8642 | F: 514-398-7739 | niladri [dot] basu [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | CINE Building (2nd floor)

Gray-Donald, Katherine

Associate Professor
Health consequences of poor dietary intake in high risk populations; interventions to improve intake in the Caribbean
T: 514-398-7677 | F: 514-398-7739 | katherine [dot] gray-donald [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-035

Johns, Timothy

Professor of Human Nutrition / Director, McGill Canadian Field Studies in Africa (CFSIA)
Biodiversity and dietary diversification; ecohealth; food and nutrition security; food systems;  patterns of indigenous food use dependent on plant secondary chemistry; evolution of diet and medicine; ethnobotany.
T: 514-398-7847 | F: 514-398-7739 | tim [dot] johns [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | CINE Building 2-206

Koski, Kristine G.

Associate Professor
Maternal and child nutrition; nutrient composition of amniotic fluid, perinatal growth and fetal development; impact of diet/exercise on pregnancy and lactation; biochemical development of the fetus and neonate; interactions among malnutrition, parasite infections and immunity.
T: 514-398-7845 | F: 514-398-7739 | kris [dot] koski [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-036

Kubow, Stan

Associate Professor
Oxidative stress; inflammation; nutraceuticals; functional foods; phytonutrient metabolism; chemoprevention; toxicology; environmental pollutants
T: 514-398-7754 | F: 514-398-7739 | stan [dot] kubow [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  |  Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-037

Kuhnlein, Harriet V.

Professor Emerita of Human Nutrition / Founding Director of Centre for Indigenous Peoples' Nutrition and Environment (CINE)
Food and nutrition of indigenous populations: food use patterns, nutrient composition, nutritional status, nutrition promotion programs.
harriet [dot] kuhnlein [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Marquis, Grace S.

Canada Research Chair (CRC) / Associate Professor

Maternal, infant, and child nutrition; global nutrition; breastfeeding and complementary feeding of infants and young children; community-based interventions to improve rural nutrition
T: 514-398-7839 | F: 514-398-1020 | grace [dot] marquis [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | CINE Building 2-211

Melgar-Quiñonez, Hugo

Associate Professor / Director, McGill Institute for Global Food Security / Margaret Gilliam Faculty Scholar in Food Security
Food Security; Causes and consequences of food insecurity for health and nutritional status; Validation and application of food security measurement tools
T: 514-398-7671 | F: 514-398-1020 | hugo [dot] melgar-quinonez [at] mcgill [dot] ca ( Email)  |  CINE Building 2-209

Thibault, Louise

Associate Professor
Behavioral physiology of nutrients; Learned eating; Dietary choices and body weight regulation 
T.: 514-398-7848 | F: 514-398-7739 | louise [dot] thibault [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-038

Weiler, Hope A.

Canada Research Chair (CRC) / Associate Professor
Fetal and early life origins of bone health and disease as dictated by nutrition and growth. Physiological response of bone metabolism and mass to nutrients such as vitamin D and polyunsaturated fatty acids.
T: 514-398-7905 | F: 514-398-7739 | hope [dot] weiler [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-042A

Wykes, Linda J.

Director, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition / Professor
Protein and amino acid metabolism in humans (neonates to adults) and in piglet models studied with stable isotopes. Glutathione and plasma protein metabolism; enteral versus parenteral nutrition; malnutrition and response to stress; inflammatory bowel disease; nutrition support in surgical patients to promote proteinn synthesis.
T.: 514-398-7843 | F: 514-398-7739 | linda [dot] wykes [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-042


Adjunct Professors

Cockell, Kevin Alan

Ph.D. - Research Scientist, Nutrition Research Division, Bureau of Nutritional Sciences, Food Directorate, Health Protection Branch, Health Canada. Metabolic aspects of mineral nutrition risk factors for cardiovascular diseases; metabolic interactions in mineral nutrition; development and application of risk assessment methodologies to micronutrients.
T: 613-957-0923 | F: 613-941-6182 | %20kevin_cockell [at] hc-sc [dot] gc [dot] ca (Email)

Egeland, Grace M.

PhD - Chronic disease epidemiology, reproductive health, gestational diabetes, nutrition and health risks and benefits of contaminants and nutrients in traditional foods.
T: +47 53204065 | g [dot] egeland [at] igs [dot] uib [dot] no (Email) 


Associate Members

Andersen, Ross

Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, Faculty of Education, CURRIE Gymnasium
T: 514-398-4184 x0482 | ross [dot] andersen [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Beaumier, Louis

MD, FRCP(C) MD, FRCP(C) - Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine, McGill University, Montreal Children=s Hospital - MUHC. B.Sc. (Biochemistry - Laval), MD (Medicine - Laval), FRCP(C) (Pediatrics - Laval/McGill). Protein and amino acids metabolism in infants and children using stable isotopes.
Tel: 514-412-4452 | Fax: 514-412-4356 | louis [dot] beaumier [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Carli, Franco

MD, M.Phil., FRCA B Professor, McGill Department of Anesthesia, Montreal General Hospital. Stress response; protein metabolism.
Tel: 514-934-1934, ext. 43274 |  franco [dot] carli [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Chevalier, Stéphanie

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, McGill University. Protein metabolism in cancer cachexia; molecular mechanisms of insulin resistant of protein metabolism in human obesity.
Tel.: 514-384-1665 Fax: 514-843-1706 stephanie [dot] chevalier [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Hoffer, L. John

M.D., Ph.D. - Professor of Medicine, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital. B.Sc., MD, CM (McGill), Ph.D. (MIT), FRCP(C). Clinical nutrition; regulation of protein and energy metabolism in humans; food and drug interactions.
Tel.: 514-340-8260 ext. 5276 / Fax: 514-340-7573 %20L [dot] hoffer [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Kermasha, Selim

Associate Professor. B.Sc. (Baghdad), DSc (France).
Enzymology with special emphasis on food biotechnology, production, purification, characterization and biocatalysis of novel microbial enzymes and their industrial applications.
Tel.: 514-398-7922 / %20selim [dot] kermasha [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Lands, Larry

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
larry [dot] lands [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Lattermann, Ralph

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia
ralph [dot] lattermann [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Marliss, Errol B.

MD, FRCP(C) - Professor of Medicine and Director, McGill Nutrition and Food Science Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital (MUHC). MD (Alberta), FRCP(C). In vivo protein turnover and fuel homeostasis in normal, diabetic and obese humans; regulation of glucose metabolism in exercise.
Tel.: 514-843-1665 / Fax: 843-1706 marliss [dot] errol [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Morais, José

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Geriatrics
jose [dot] morais [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Schricker, Thomas

MD, FRCP(C) - Associate Professor, Anesthetist-in-Chief, Royal Voctoria Hospital - MUHC. B.Sc. (Albrecht-Altdorfer Gymnasium), M.Sc. (Erlangen-Nurnberg University, Ph.d. (Ulm University).
Metabolic and endocrine response to surgical stress and how this response can be modified by anaesthetic techniques and nutrition.
Tel.: 514-934-1934 ext:34884 %20thomas [dot] schricker [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Scott, Marilyn E.

Ph.D. - Acting Director, McGill School of Environment. B.Sc. (New Brunswick), Ph.D. (McGill). Parasitology; host-parasite population dynamics using field and laboratory approaches; strategies for controlling parasites in human and animal population; nutrition-infection-immunity interactions; environmental and climatic effects on parasites; interaction between environmental factors and infectious diseases.
Tel.: 514-398-7722 / Fax: 398-7857 %20marilyn [dot] scott [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)

Yale, Jean-François

MD - Associate Professor of Medicine, Crabtree Nutrition Laboratories, McGill Nutrition and Food Science Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital - MUHC, and Director, Metabolic Day Centre. Intensive treatment of diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, prevention of diabetes mellitus.
Tel: 514-843-1665, ext. 5023; Fax: 843-1706 %20jean-francois [dot] yale [at] muhc [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)