Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health at Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
"We investigated the association between calcium and dairy intakes and 12-y[ear] weight change in US men... Dietary, dairy, and supplemental calcium intakes were not significantly associated with weight change in multivariate analyses. The men with the largest increase in total dairy intake gained more weight than did the men who decreased intake the most (3.14 compared with 2.57 kg)."
"Calcium and Dairy Intakes in Relation to Long-Term Weight Gain in US Men," American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2006
Experts People with PhDs, MDs, other relevant advanced degrees, and government officials with significant involvement in human or animal health-related issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2005-Present
Research Associate, Pan American/World Health Organization, 2000-2001
Resident Physician, All India Institute of Diabetes, 1997-1999
Fellow, American College of Epidemiology
Member of the American Diabetic Association and the Society for Epidemiological Research
DrPH, Nutrition and Epidemiology, Harvard University School of Public Health, 2005