Dissertation Topics Related To Nutrition Calculator

Class of 2016

Grace Burlingame

Visceral Adiposity is Inversely Related to Dietary Intake of Fiber

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D.

Nicole Choyce

Development and Evaluation of an Educational Tool to Count Protein for Adolescents and Young Adults with PKU

Chair, Joyanna Hansen, Ph.D., R.D.

Kayla (Gahuman) Guillory

A Comparison of the Digestion and Absorption of Medium-Chain Triglyceride (MCT;C8) and Triheptanoin (C7) in Patients with Long-Chain Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders

Chair, Cary Harding, M.D.

Class of 2015

Melissa (Sailer) Hammons

Nutrient Intake and Body Composition in Children with Phenylketonuria

Chair, Cary Harding, M.D.

Madeline Kinzly

Physical Activity, Maternal Weight Gain, and Postpartum Weight Retention of Participants in the OHSU Pregnancy, Exercise, and Nutrition Study

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Guadalupe Lopez

Use of Defatted Breast Milk in Infants with Postoperative Chylothorax 

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, Ph.D., R.D.

Jeremy O'Neal

Vitamin D Supplementation Regimens for HIV-Infected Patients: A Historical Chart Review 

Chair, P. Todd Korthuis, M.D., Ph.D.

Jane Riebold

Carnitine Status of Children Treated with Ketogenic Diet for Intractable Epilepsy

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Amanda Rosenberg

The Impact of Nutrtion Education on Post-Surgical Weigh Maintenance and Glycemic Control Among Renal Transplant Patients 

Chair, Maureen McCarthy, M.P.H., R.D.N., C.S.R., L.D.


Class of 2014

Lucille H. Glaize

The Relationship Between Maternal Dietary Fat Intake, Glucose Control, and Infant Birth Weight in Women Participating in the OHSU Pregnancy Exercise and Nutrition Study 

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Cassie Graziano

Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Gestational Weight Gain in OHSU Pregnancy, Exercise, and Nutrition Study Participants 

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Joanna Helm

The Effects of an Acute Bout of Moderate Intensity Exercise on Plasma Amino Acids Concentrations in Adolescent Boys with Phenylketonuria (PKU)

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Class of 2013

Tysen Cullen

Association between Body Mass Index and the Development of New Onset Diabetes Mellitus or the Worsening of Pre-existing Diabetes Mellitus in Adults after Kidney Transplantation 

Chair, Maureen McCarthy, MPH, RD

Christopher S. Errante

Green Tea Supplementation Lowers IGF-I in Men at Risk for Prostate Cancer Versus Placebo

Chair, Jackilen Shannon, Ph.D.


Katie Geiger

Serum Vitamin D Among Children with Inherited Metabolic Disorders

Chair, David Koeller, MD

Christina (Germann) Johnson

The Effect of Dietary MCT and LCT Oils on Acyl Ghrelin and Relationships to Hunger and Satiety

Chair, Jonathan Purnell, M.D.


Jessica Mooney

Regularly Scheduled Artificial (IV) Hydration Among Head and Neck Cancer Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy-based Treatment

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Ariela (Brodsky) Nielson

Comparison of Plasma Vitamin E Concentration in Maternal Smokers and Non-Smokers and Matching Umbilical Blood Cord Pairs

Chair, Cynthia McEvoy, MD


Class of 2012

Emily Kennedy

The Effects of High Fructose Meal on Postprandial Substrate Oxidation

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD

Jessica Peretti

Group Education for Children with Phenylketonuria 

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD


Anne Southworth

A Single Session Nutrition Intervention in the Context of a Health Fair Might Positively Influence the Factors that Determine and Mediate the Dietary Behaviors of 4th-6th Grade Students 

Chair, Diane Stadler, Ph.D, RD

Class of 2011

Hebah N. Bensalamah

The Effects of Weight Loss Induced by a Melanocortin 4 Receptor Agonist on Plasma Fatty Acid Composition in Non-Human Primates

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD

Anne M. Behrend

Effects of MCT Supplementation on Exercise Tolerance in Patients with Long-Chain 3-Hydroxy Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (LCHAD) Deficiency

Chair, Cary Harding, MD

Class of 2010

Sarah Lowe

Risk of Fasting Induced Hypoketotic Hypoglycemia in Children with CPT1A Deficiency

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD

Stephanie Miksa

Change in Vitamin D Concentration in Obese Individuals After a 6 Month Weight Loss Intervention of High-versus Low-Carbohydrate Diets

Chair, Diane Stadler, PhD, RD

Sarah (Bergman) Tesar

Effects of Low-and-High Carbohydrate Meals on Postprandial Concentrations of Circulating Plasma Lipids

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD


Class of 2009

Svetlana (Zubkova) Didenco

Normal Plasma Vitamin E Metabolite Concentrations in Pregnant Women and Umbilical Cord Blood Plasma

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD

Julie (Feifers) McGuire

Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Inflammation, and Outcome in Men with and without Prostate Cancer

Chair, Jackilen Shannon, PhD, RD

Julie Smith

The Postprandial Excursion of Total and Undercarboxylatated Osteocalcin Following Low-versus High-Complex Carbohydrate Meals in the Healthy Weight Adult

Chair, Tracy Ryan-Borchers, PhD, RD

Mary Travis

Food Insecurity and Children With Special Health Care Needs

Chair, Elizabeth Adams, PhD, RD

Erica (Strobl) Van Mieghem

Food Insecurity During Pregnancy and Its Relation to Birth Weight

Chair, Elizabeth Adams, PhD, RD

Class of 2008

Anna Forester

Quercetin and Prostate Cancer: A Case–Control Study

Chair, Jackilen Shannon, PhD, RD

Sherri (Fechter) Hall

The Effects of High-and Low-Carbohydrate Diets on Urinary Calcium Excretion, Bone Turnover Markers, and Bone Quality

Chair, Diane Stadler, PhD, RD

Class of 2007

Natalia Bailey

Influence of Food Consistency on Spontaneous Caloric Intake Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Chair, Robert Martindale, MD

Stacey (LaVoie) Lamb

Normal Plasma Fatty Acid Concentrations Among Young Children With Phenylketonuria

Chair, Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD

Yueh-Han Lin

Vitamin D and Thrombosis

Chair, Jackilen Shannon, PhD, RD

Class of 2006

Whitney (Silverstein) Ellersick

Comparison of Body Composition by Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry and Bioelectrical Impedance in Obese Individuals:  A Subanalysis of the Insight Weight Loss Study

Chair, Diane D. Stadler, PhD, RD

Clair Stephenson

Impact of a School-Based Nutrition Curriculum on Intake of Dietary Calcium among Adolescents

Chair, Victoria Warren-Mears, PhD, RD

Elizabeth Legg

Are Nutritional Beliefs Consistent with the Dietary Practices of Female Endurance Walkers?

Chair, Dorothy Hagan, PhD, RD

This collection was known as Theses and Dissertations--Nutrition and Food Science before July 1, 2012.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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EFFECTIVENESS OF A FACE-TO-FACE WEIGHT LOSS INTERVENTION PAIRED WITH MOBILE TECHNOLOGY AMONG RURAL ADULTS IN KENTUCKY, Thomas Michael Ard

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THE EFFECTS OF A 16-WEEK INTRODUCTORY NUTRITION COURSE ON DIETARY HABITS AND BODY COMPOSITION OF COLLEGE STUDENTS, Emily Ashton

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ADOLESCENT FOOD PURCHASING PATTERNS AND THE ASSOCIATION WITH DIETARY INTAKE AND BODY MASS INDEX IN RURAL COMMUNITIES IN KENTUCKY AND NORTH CAROLINA, Paige M. Connelly

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Social Marketing Campaign at Farmers' Markets to Encourage Fruit and Vegetable Purchases in Rural Counties with a High Obesity Prevalence, Emily M. DeWitt

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CONNECTING SELF-EFFICACY OF DIETARY CHOICES AND THE ASSOCIATION WITH DIETARY INTAKE AMONG RURAL ADOLESCENTS IN NORTH CAROLINA AND KENTUCKY, Rachel Gillespie

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THE SCHOOL FOOD ENVIRONMENT AND ITS ASSOCIATION WITH DIETARY INTAKE AMONG RURAL ADOLESCENTS, Hannah F. Hickey

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COMPARING MINDFULNESS-ENRICHED WEIGHT MANAGEMENT TO CURRENT STANDARD PRACTICES, Teresa M. Lee

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FINDING THE LINK BETWEEN SOCIAL CONNECTIVITY AND DIETARY INTAKE AMONG RURAL ADOLESCENTS IN NORTH CAROLINA AND KENTUCKY, Jordan Elizabeth McDonald

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CHANGES OF PERCENT BODY FAT, WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE AND FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE AMONG DIVISION I COLLEGIATE FEMALE SOFTBALL PLAYERS AFTER NUTRITION CURRICULUM PAIRED WITH TECHNOLOGY, Rachel Thomas

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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Promoting Healthy Eating and Physical Activity: A Qualitative Examination of Community-Based Obesity Interventions in Rural Kentucky, Brooke F. Butterworth

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PROMOTING HEALTHY HOME-COOKED FAMILY MEALS: EVALUATION OF A SOCIAL MARKETING PROGRAM TARGETING LOW-INCOME MOTHERS, Mollie Y. Dawahare

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Color Your Plate: A Pilot Nutrition Education Intervention to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among Older Adults Participating in the Congregate Meal Site Program in Kentucky Senior Centers, Emily Dickens

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EVALUATION OF A DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT PROGRAM FOR HISPANICS IN LEXINGTON KENTUCKY: A PILOT STUDY, Miguel A. Gamboa Oropeza

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COLOR YOUR PLATE NUTRITION INTERVENTION: USING EXPOSURE INTERVENTIONS TO INCREASE FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE IN OLDER ADULTS ATTENDING CONGREGATE MEAL SITES, Alyson D. Humphrey

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COMPARISON OF QUICK METHODS FOR DETERMINING BODY COMPOSITION IN FEMALE COLLEGIATE ATHLETES AND OBESE FEMALES, Mandee E. Martin

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Principals' and School Food Service Workers' Perceptions of the Implementation of the Community Eligibility Provision, Shirlena M. Moore

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EVALUATION OF DIET COMPOSITION OF PEDIATRIC CANCER SURVIVORS AS A NEED FOR NUTRITION COUNSELING, Sean O'Nan

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PERCEIVED STRESS, CAFFEINE CONSUMPTION, AND GPA OF UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS AT A LARGE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY, Emma Simpson

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ASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN CONSUMPTION OF FRUITS AND VEGETABLES AMONG OLDER CONSUMERS AND FARMERS MARKET SHOPPING, Shu-Feng Tsao

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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FOOD SECURITY FACTORS AFFECT GROWTH IN YOUNG CHILDREN IN AN ECUADORIAN INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY, Whitney Jeannine Asher

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NUTRITIONAL ASSESSMENT OF PRESCHOOL CHILDREN IN AN URBAN ECUADORIAN COMMUNITY, Elizabeth A. Bronner

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The Perceptions, Knowledge, Benefits and Barriers of Hispanics Regarding the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, Luisyana De Amor Gamboa

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THE EFFECT OF TRAINING AND NUTRITION ON THE BODY COMPOSITION OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYERS, Lindsey Marie Goderwis

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FRUIT AND VEGETABLE CONSUMPTION OF DIVISION I COLLEGIATE FOOTBALL AND VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS PRE- AND POST-DEREGULATION OF SNACKS BY THE NCAA, Emily Ludwig

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DIETARY HABITS AND KNOWLEDGE OF COLLEGE AGE STUDENTS, Matthew R. Majors

 

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