Last updated on: 10/19/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Marlene B. Schwartz, PhD Biography

Title:
Director of the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale University
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“I am a mother, a health professional, and a fan of dairy products. I serve milk, yogurt, cheese, and even the occasional ice cream cone to my own three children.”

“Clarifying the Chocolate Milk Controversy,” www.yaleruddcenter.org, Nov. 18, 2009

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Director, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University
  • Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut
  • Former Deputy Director, Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University
  • Former Senior Research Scientist, Yale University
  • Member, Board of Directors, Connecticut Food Bank
  • Co-Chair, Connecticut Obesity Task Force, 2010
  • Co-Director, Yale Center for Eating and Weight Disorders, Sep. 1996-May 2008
Education:
  • PhD, Psychology, Yale University, 1996
  • BA, Psychology, 1988
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Should Flavored Milk Be Available in Schools?
  2. Should Flavored Milk Be Available in Schools?