Professorial Staff | Professors Emeriti | Retired Professors | Adjunct Professors | Associate Members

Wykes, Linda J.

Director, School of 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 protein synthesis.
T.: 514-398-7843 | linda.wykes [at] (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-042

Agellon, Luis B.

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 | luis.agellon [at] (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-043

Basu, Niladri

Canada Research Chair in Environmental Health Sciences / Associate Professor (cross-appointed to the Department of Natural Resource Sciences)
Environmental health; Exposure assessment; environmental and occupational epidemiology; global health; risk assessment; ecotoxicology; neurotoxicology; gene-environment interactions
T: 514-398-8642 | niladri.basu [at] (Email)  | CINE Building (2nd floor)

Brazeau, Anne-Sophie

Assistant Professor; Program Director of Dietetic Education and Practice
Glucose management during physical activity; Management of nocturnal hypoglycemia; Adolescence and young adulthood period; Social support for adoption and modification of health behaviors; Shared behaviors among family members; New technologies in disease management
T: 514-398-7848  | anne-sophie.brazeau [at] (Email) | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-038

Chevalier, Stéphanie

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director
Human nutrition, protein metabolism, aging, muscle health and function (sarcopenia), insulin resistance, clinical trials, stable isotopes, body composition.
T: 514-398-8603  |  stephanie.chevalier [at] (Email) |  Macdonald-Stewart Building, MS2-043

Delormier, Treena Wasonti:io

Associate Professor; Associate Director, Centre for Indigenous Peoples’ Nutrition & Environment (CINE)
Public health nutrition of Indigenous population and address health inequities by addressing the social determinants of health using participatory research approaches
T: 514-398-7705  | treena.delormier [at] (Email) | CINE Building Room 203

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 | kris.koski [at] (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-036

Kubow, Stan

Associate Professor
Oxidative stress; inflammation; nutraceuticals; simulated human gut digestion model; bioavailability; bioaccessibility; tissue and cell culture; tumor cell biology; functional foods; phytonutrient metabolism; bioactives, chemoprevention; toxicology; environmental pollutants; phytochemicals; antioxidants
T: 514-398-7754 | stan.kubow [at] (Email)  |  Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-037

Marquis, Grace S.

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

Melgar-Quiñonez, Hugo

Associate Professor / Director, McGill Institute for Global Food Security / Margaret Gilliam Faculty Scholar in Food Security
Global Food Security; Causes and consequences of food insecurity for health and nutritional status; Validation and application of food security measurement tools; Impact evaluation of interventions and programs to fight food insecurity and undernutrition 
T: 514-398-7671 | hugo.melgar-quinonez [at] (Email)  |  CINE Building 2-209

Nielsen, Daiva E.

Assistant Professor
Applying genomics to nutrition and lifestyle modification.
T: 514-398-7677  |  daiva.nielsen [at] (Email) |  Macdonald-Stewart Building MS2-035

Weiler, Hope A.

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) / 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 | hope.weiler [at] (Email)  | Macdonald-Stewart Bldg MS2-042A

Adjunct Professors

Cockell, Kevin Alan

Ph.D. - Division Chief, Nutrition Research Division, Bureau of Nutritional Sciences, Food Directorate, Health Protection Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa. Mineral nutrients. Leads a division of half a dozen research scientists with diverse interests in human nutrition using a variety of experimental models and methods.
T: 613-957-0918 | kevin_cockell [at] (Email)

Associate Members

Andersen, Ross

Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, Faculty of Education, CURRIE Gymnasium
T: 514-398-4184, ext. 0482 | ross.andersen [at] (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.carli [at] (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. Please note that Dr Hoffer is not accepting graduate student applications.   

Tel.: 514-340-8260 ext. 5276 / L.hoffer [at] (Email)

Lands, Larry

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
larry.lands [at] (Email)

Lattermann, Ralph

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia
ralph.lattermann [at] (Email)

Morais, José

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Geriatrics
jose.morais [at] (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 thomas.schricker [at] (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 / marilyn.scott [at] (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 / jean-francois.yale [at] (Email)