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

Maureen Bligh, MA, RDN Biography

Title:
Program Director at the Dairy Council of California
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“As for milk? She [Bligh] said milk is ‘highly nutritious,’ and its benefits are not diminished by pasteurization.”

Mary MacVean, “Milk Studies Compound Debate Over What Type to Drink,” latimes.com, Dec. 20, 2013

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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Program Director, Resource Development and Marketing, Dairy Council of California, 2017-present
  • Project Manager, Adult Learning and Education, Dairy Council of California, 1991-present
  • Territory Manager, Dairy Council of California, 1984-1991
  • Clinical Nutritionist, University of California at Davis Medical Center, 1980-1983
Education:
  • MA, Education, California State University at Sacramento, 1985
  • Dietetic Internship, University of Iowa, 1980
  • BS, Dietetics and Food Administration, California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, 1979
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @MaureenB_RD
  • Is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) in California
Quoted in:
  1. Should Flavored Milk Be Available in Schools?