Last updated on: 1/9/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Dale E. Bauman, PhD Biography

Title:
Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor of the Department of Animal Science at Cornell University
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“Milk and dairy products are recognized as an important source of nutrition in human diets, providing energy, high quality protein, and essential minerals and vitamins.”

“Modifying Milk Fat Composition of Dairy Cows to Enhance Fatty Acids Beneficial to Human Health,” Lipids, 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs, MDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to milk. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to milk.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor, Department of Animal Science and Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University
  • President, American Society for Nutritional Science, 2002-2005
  • Morrison Award, American Society of Animal Sciences, 2004
  • Fellow Award, American Society of Animal Sciences, 1999
  • Chairman, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources of the National Academy of Sciences, 1994-1997
  • Associate Professor, Department of Dairy Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1970-1979
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences (elected in 1988), American Dairy Science Association, American Society of Animal Science, American Society for Nutritional Science, Council for Agricultural Science and Technology
  • Contributed much of the research that led to the development of the bovine growth hormone recombinant bovine somatotropin (rbST)
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Superior Service Award
  • Alexander von Humboldt Award for research of great significance to U.S. agriculture
Education:
  • PhD, Nutritional Biochemistry, University of Illinois, 1969
  • MS, Biochemistry, Michigan State University
  • BS, Animal Agriculture, Michigan State University
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Are There Any Safety or Nutritional Differences in Milk from Cows Supplemented with Growth Hormones Such as rBST and Milk from Cows Not Supplemented with Hormones?
  2. Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?