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Marjorie Freedman

Freedman, Marjorie

Associate Professor,  Nutrition, FoodSci & Packaging
Professor/Academic,  College of AS&A - Foundation

E-mail
marjorie.freedman@sjsu.edu
mrfphd@earthlink.net
Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-3105

Office Hours
Spring 2014: Mondays and Wednesdays before and after class
MS advising: by appointment

Areas of Expertise: Nutrition, Health & Fitness


Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Willing to be a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy. Nutritional Science, Univ Of Cal-Davis, 1985

Expertise Summary


Areas of interest:

Obesity; nutrition policy; school nutrition issues; fad diets; nutrition education

Recent Media appearances:

  • SJSU Broadcast News – Childhood Obesity (February 22, 2010)
  • NBC-11 TV: Fertility Diet (February 4, 2010)
  • KLIV radio interview – Hunger in Silicon Valley (September 14, 2009)
  • ABC-5 TV:Obesity and Global Warming (April 20, 2009)
  • NBC-11 TV: Diet Pills (March 20, 2009)
  • SJSU Broadcast News – St Patrick’s Day/Smart Cart (March 17, 2009)
  • SJSU Broadcast News: Spartan Smart Cart (February 10, 2009)
  • ABC-5 TV: Restaurant Labeling (SB 1420) (Sept. 30, 2008)
  • NBC-11 TV: Think Gum (July 23, 2008)
  • SJSU Broadcast News: Spartan Survival Training (March 11, 2008)
  • SJSU Broadcast News: Chocolate (Feb 12, 2008)
  • NBC-11 TV: 100 Calorie Packs (Feb. 27, 2008)
  • NBC-11 TV: 10 Best Foods for Women Dec. 6, 2007)
  • NBC-11 TV: Worst Restaurant Meals (Oct. 2007)
  • NBC-11 TV: Joey Chestnut/Championship Eating (July 2007)
  • NBC-11 TV: (Bay Area Vista)–Nutrition to Prevent Cancer (July 2007)
  • KFRC Radio interview – Nutrition in Public Schools (Sept. 2006)
  • NBC-11 TV: Caloric Restricted Diets and Longevity (June 2006)
  • NBC-11 TV: Healthy Vending on Campus (April 2006)
  • CBS TV: Healthy Vending in the City of San Jose (March 2006)