Last updated on: 1/14/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Elizabeth R. Bertone-Johnson, ScD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“It seems that women who eat more foods high in calcium and Vitamin D have less risk of experiencing PMS.”

“Study: Calcium and Vitamin D May Hlep PMS,” USA Today, June 13, 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
  • Grant recipient of $868,857 for a five-year sutdy of PMS and Vitamin D, National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institutes of Health, May 2007
Education:
  • ScD, Harvard School of Public Health, 1999
  • SM, Harvard School of Public Health, 1996
  • AB, Harvard-Radcliffe College, 1994
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Drinking Milk Reduce the Symptoms of PMS?