As a registered dietitian and lecturer my goal is to provide students with the foundation they will need to succeed in their dietetic internships and future practices. I have a special interest in applying nutrition therapies as a means to prevent and manage chronic disease, especially cardiovascular disease, and strategies for maintaining lifelong healthy behaviors..
Most Recent Publications
McCoin M, Sikand G, Johnson EQ, Kris-Etherton PM, Burke F, Carson JA, Champagne CM, Karmally W, Van Horn L. The effectiveness of medical nutrition therapy delivered by registered dietitians for disorders of lipid metabolism: a call for further research. J Am Diet Assoc. 2008 Feb;108(2):233-9.
Van Horn L, McCoin M, Kris-Etherton PM, Burke F, Carson JA, Champagne CM, Karmally W, Sikand G. The evidence for dietary prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. J Am Diet Assoc. 2008 Feb;108(2):287-331.