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Alvin Samuel Steinfeld

Alvin Samuel Steinfeld, American nutritionist. National Institutes of Health fellow, 1963-1971, grant, American Cancer Society, 1975-1977. Vice president Park Slope Jewish Center, Brooklyn, 1982, president, 1983; board directors, since 1983; Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society, New York Health and Racquet (Brooklyn), Phi Lambda Upsilon, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Steinfeld, Alvin Samuel was born on November 23, 1938 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of David Louis and Syd (Hammerman) Steinfeld.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Tulane University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Connecticut, 1968.

    Career

    • Senior research associate Research Foundation City University of New York, 1973—1982. Adjunct associate professor chemistry College of Staten Island, New York, 1971—1982. Nutritionist Brooklyn, since 1982.

      Staff nutritionist The Methodist Hospital, since 1986. President Steinfeld Associates, since 1983. Lecturer in field; With United States Army Reserve, 1960-1961.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

    Membership

    Vice president Park Slope Jewish Center, Brooklyn, 1982, president, 1983. Board directors, since 1983. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society, New York Health and Racquet (Brooklyn), Phi Lambda Upsilon, Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Deena Ada Kabacoff. Children: Ari Lee, Rebecca Devra.
    • father: David Louis Steinfeld
    • mother: Syd (Hammerman) Steinfeld
    • spouse: Deena Ada Kabacoff
    • children: Ari Lee Steinfeld
    • Rebecca Devra Steinfeld
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