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Susan Edgar Helm
Associate Professor, Nutritional Science
Majors Advisor A-M

Division: Natural Science Division
Office: Rockwell Academic Center (RAC) 111
Phone: (310) 506-4325

  • Ph.D., Physiological Chemistry, University of California, Davis, 1993
  • R.D., Clinical Nutrition, Texas A&M, 1986
  • M.S., Nutritional Sciences, Texas A&M, 1987
  • B.S., Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, NY, 1984
  • Nutrition (all levels)
  • Dietetics
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Physiological Chemistry
  • Nutrition Laboratory
  • Research Statistics
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • National Science Foundation, $126,000 RT-PCR
  • National Institute of Aging, $1.6 million collaborative grant with UCLA
  • Gloria O. Zellmar Grant, $10,000 California Dietetic Association Clinical Art and Nutrition
  • Collaborative Research, $20,000 Art and Nutrition
Academic Interests:
  • Art and Nutrition
  • Nutrigenomics
  • Regulation of Metabolism
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