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Edward H. Weiss, PhD, RD

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Certified Graduate Member, Dietetics (Academic Department)

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Edward H. Weiss, a Registered Dietitian since 1981, has research and professional practice experiences in dietetics education, senior nutrition services, worksite wellness, medical nutrition education, hunger, and food science. He has served on the Board of Directors for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County and Meals on Wheels of Buffalo & Erie Co. Dr. Weiss has also served on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Nutrition Education and as a reviewer for The Journal of the American Dietetic Assoc., Health Education Research, and Wadsworth Publishing Co. He has authored over 35 articles, abstracts, text chapters, and text reviews. His awards have included: Metropolitan Life Foundation Award in Nutrition, 1981; and the New York Dietetic Association's award for Outstanding Dietetic Educator for the Coordinated Program, 2002.

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Research Interests

Nutrition; health/patient education; geriatrics; tests and measurements; Alzheimer's; cost-benefit analysis; wellness; food science; school lunch evaluation; K-12 science education; diet counseling; Mediterranean diet; Meals on Wheels

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