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Sheila Barrett Ph.D.

Sheila Barrett
Title: Assistant Professor
Division: Health Studies
Unit: Nutrition and Dietetics
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 238
Office Phone: 815-752-7063
Office Fax: 815-753-1321
Email: sbarrett1@niu.edu

Courses Taught

  • FCNS 309: Science of Nutrition
  • FCNS 310: Applied Nutrition
  • FCNS 420: Management of Food & Nutrition Services
  • FCNS 424: Cultural and National Food Patterns
  • FCNS 600A: Seminar - Nutrition & Dietetics
  • FCNS 616: Nutritional Factors in Obesity and Eating Disorders

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Florida International University, Dietetics and Nutrition

Research Interests

  • Obesity and related chronic diseases among adolescents
  • Assessment of risk factors of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases among adolescents