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Deborah MacLellan
Name:
Deborah MacLellan
Email:
maclellan@upei.ca
Position:
Interim Dean, Faculty of Education
Department:
Education
Island Scholar:
Island Scholar Biography

Interim Dean of Education; Professor Emerita of Applied Health Sciences; Former Dean of Science

BSc (UPEI); MSc (Alberta); PhD (Saskatchewan); RD

Dr. Debbie MacLellan, Past-Chair for the Dietitians of Canada, led a research program that worked to understand factors influencing nutrition knowledge and eating behaviours in adolescents and adults. She also conducted research in the area of professional standards and dietetic education.

Research Interests
  • Nutritional status of high risk populations
  • Nutrition education
  • Evaluation of nutrition programs

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