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Kenneth Geoffrey Dennison Allen

Kenneth Geoffrey Dennison Allen, Welsh nutritionist, educator. Grantee, National Institutes of Health, 1979, 1981, United States Department of Agriculture, 1981. Member of Society Environmental Geochemistry and Health, Nutrition Society United Kingdom, American Institute Nutrition.

Background

  • Allen, Kenneth Geoffrey Dennison was born on July 30, 1943 in Colwyn Bay, Wales. Arrived in the United States, 1965, naturalized, 1976. Son of Dennison Alfred and Marrion McLaren (Bain) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science with honors, University London, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Montana State University, 1973.

    Career

    • Research associate United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1975—1978. Assistant professor nutrition Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1978—1982, associate professor, 1982—1987, professor, since 1987, president Nutrition Institute, 1983—1985.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Society Environmental Geochemistry and Health, Nutrition Society United Kingdom, American Institute Nutrition.

    Connections

    • Married Glenda Fay Taton, February 11, 1984. Children: Charles Dennison, Gillian Tatom.
    • father: Dennison Alfred Allen
    • mother: Marrion McLaren (Bain) Allen
    • spouse: Glenda Fay Taton
    • children: Charles Dennison Allen
    • Gillian Tatom Allen
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    Born July 30, 1943
    (age 74)
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