Last updated on: 10/24/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Laura A. Schmidt, PhD, DrPH Biography

Title:
Professor at the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies at the University of California at San Francisco
Position:
None Found to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 22, 2018

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:
  • Professor, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California at San Francisco, 2006-present
  • Associate Professor, University of California at San Francisco, 2007-2011
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of California at San Francisco, 2005-2007
  • Senior Scientist, Alcohol Research Group (ARG), 2003-2005
  • Research Program Director, ARG, 2000-2005
  • Research Scientist, ARG, 1996-2000
  • Associate Scientist, ARG, 1990-1996
  • Research Associate, ARG, 1986-1990
Education:
  • PhD, Sociology, University of California at Berkeley, 1999
  • Doctor of Public Health (Dr.PH), Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 1991
  • MPH, Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 1986
  • Master of Social Work (MSW), Social Welfare, University of California at Berkeley, 1985
  • BA, Psychology and English, University of California at Berkeley, 1982
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @LauraSchmidtPhD
  • Spoke at TedMed 2015 with a speech titled “Why We Can’t Stop Eating Unhealthy Foods”
Quoted in:
  1. Should Flavored Milk Be Available in Schools?