HFHL-funded Investigators

Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives research is collaborative and interdisciplinary. Our research community builds connections between diverse departments, professionals, and areas of expertise. We partner and collaborate with multiple stakeholders in scientific, public policy, industry, and community settings. HFHL research has a direct impact on the quality of life of Minnesota and its communities. Here is a list of our participating investigators.

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David AbazsRound River Farm, Finland, MN
Molly D. AndersonFood Systems Integrity, Arlington, MA
Lucy AriasLittle Earth of United Tribes
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Danielle M. BeckDepartment of Psychology, Simpson University
Jeffrey BenderVPM, College of Veterinary Medicine, UMN
David BernlohrBMBB, College of Biological Sciences, UMN
Malcolm BlumenthalMedicine and Pediatrics, UMN
David BoxrudMinnesota Department of Health
Harry BoyteUMN Center for Democracy and Citizenship
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Karen CadiganChild, Youth, & Family Consortium, UMN
Rachel CallananAmerican Heart Association
Stephanie M. CarlsonInstitute of Child Development
Xiaoli ChenDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
Jay ClarkUniversity of MN Center for Neighborhood Organizing
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Ellen DemerathEpidemiology and Community Health, SPH, UMN
Francisco Diez-GonzalezDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
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Joellen FeirtagUniversity of Minnesota Extension
Lea FousheeNorth American Water Office
Jayne FulkersonSchool of Nursing, UMN
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Daniel GallaherDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
Michael K. GeorgieffPediatrics and Child Development; Center for Neurobehavioral Development, UMN
Ryan GoeiDepartment of Communication, UMD
Sarah GollustHealth Policy and Management, School of Public Health, UMN
Myron GrossDepartment of Lab Medicine and Pathology, UMN
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Pakou HangCommunity Activist
Craig HasselDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
Craig HedbergEnvironmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, UMN
Stacy HolzbauerMinnesota Department of Health
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Baraem (Pam) IsmaelDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
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James JohnsonInfectious Diseases and International Medicine, UMN
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Margaret KaplanMN Center for Neighborhood Organizing
Robert P. KingDepartment of Applied Economics, UMN
Linda KinkelDepartment of Plant Pathology, UMN
Jill KlingnerHealth Care Management and Operations Management, UMD
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Lara LaCaillePsychology, UMD
Rick LaCaillePsychology, UMD
Nancy LelandUMN Healthy Youth Development, Prevention Research Center
Gunnar LidenYouth Farm and Market Project
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Mike MageauEnvironmental Studies, UMD
Len MarquartDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
Doug MashekDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
David MullaDepartment of Soil, Water and Climate, UMN
Elton MykereziApplied Economics, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences, UMN
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Marilyn (Susie) NanneyDepartment of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMN
Kim NicholsHealth, PhysEd, and Recreation, UMD
Gayle NikolaiFond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Reservation
Amy Versnik NowakDepartment of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, UMD
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Marilyn OdeanMedical School, UMN Duluth
Michael G. O'SullivanVPM, College of Veterinary Medicine
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Sabrina Peterson TrudoDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
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P. Srirama RaoVeterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, UMN
Marla ReicksDepartment of Food Science and Nutrition, UMN
Arthur ReynoldsICD, College of Education and Human Development
Carl RosenSWAC, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences
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Michael SadowskyDepartment of Soil, Water and Climate, UMN
Christine SalomonCenter for Drug Design, Academic Health Center, UMN
Jennifer SchultzDepartment of Economics, UMD
Ben SenauerApplied Economics, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences, UMN
Megan ShaughnessyInfectious Diseases and International Medicine, UMN
Kirk SmithMinnesota Department of Health
Rebecca de SouzaDepartment of Communication, UMD
Stacey StarkGeographic Information Sciences Laboratory, UMD
Mary StoryEpidemiology & Community Health, School of Public Health, UMN
John StrangeSt. Luke's Hospital, Duluth
David SyringDepartment of Sociology and Anthropology, UMD
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Judy TempleHumphrey Institute and Applied Economics, UMN
Will ThomasBiostatistics, School of Public Health, UMN
Cindy TongHorticulture, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences, UMN
Howard C. TowleBMBB, College of Biological Sciences, UMN
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Susan WeismanPublic Health Law Center, William Mitchell College of Law
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Chengguo XingMasonic Cancer Center, Academic Health Center, UMN