Laura Duncan, MS, MPH, CRC

Va-LEND (Virginia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities)
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia University Center for Excellence
PO Box 843020
700 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23284-3020
 
Phone: 804-628-5153
Email: llduncan@vcu.edu
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Last Updated: July 07, 2011

 

Discipline Coordinators: Nutrition
Specialty Resource Contacts: Metabolic Disorders
 
Discipline(s): Nutrition
 
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
 
Service: Inherited metabolic disorders, newborn screening

Vita/Bio

 

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

NAME:  Laura Duncan, MPH, RD

TITLE IN PROPOSAL:  Nutrition Faculty, Virginia LEND Program

EDUCATION:

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION

DEGREE

YEAR

CONFERRED

FIELD OF STUDY

Virginia Commonwealth University

Miami University

MS

MPH

BS

2007

1993

 

1981

Rehabilitation Counseling

Public Health

 

Dietetics


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND APPOINTMENTS: Metabolic Dietitian for Virginia Newborn Screening Services

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION:                RD (Registered Dietitian)

OFFICES/MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, ADVISORY COUNCILS, BOARDS:  American Dietetic Association, Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International

                 

MAJOR RESEARCH/PROFESSIONAL INTEREST: Therapies for Metabolic disorders

CURRENT RESEARCH OR TRAINING SUPPORT: (Name, date, sponsor, % support)

CONTINUATION PAGE FOR

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

NAME:  Laura Duncan

HONORS/AWARDS: Kathryn Heitshu Award

PUBLICATIONS and PRODUCTS:

Duncan, L., Elder, S.B. (1997).  Breast-feeding the infant with PKU.  Journal of Human Lactation.  13(3).

Duncan, L., Simmons, M. (1996).  Health practices among Russian and Ukrainian immigrants.  Journal of Community          Health Nursing, 13(2).

Farrington, F.H., Duncan, L., Roth, K.S. (1995). Looking a gift horse in the mouth: Effects of cornstarch therapy and other implications of  glycogen storage disease on oral hygiene and dentition.  Pediatric Dentistry.  17(4).

Date revised:  2/8/08