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Richard Craig Elbein

Richard Craig Elbein, American dietitian.

Background

  • Elbein, Richard Craig was born on March 11, 1958 in Lafayette, Indiana, United States. Son of Alan David and Elaine Jean (Brooks) Elbein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Texas, 1979. Master of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1981.

    Career

    • Unit manager Memorial Hospital Southwest, Houston, 1982-1984. Director food and nutrition services Eastway Hospital, 1984-1986. Director dietary services Belle Park Hospital, 1986-1991, director nutrition & wellness services, 1992.

      Nutrition services manager Home Nutritional Services Inc., 1992-1994. Director clinical services Nursing and Midwifery Council Homecare, 1994-1996. Consultant Bering Care Center, Houston, Ross Laboratories, Columbus, Ohio, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Services Austin, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Foundation Houston.

    Works

    • Contributor chapter to book Clinical Assessment and Treatment in Human Immunodeficiency Virus, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor: InFocus News, since 1995.

      Co-author: The Nutrition Difference, 1995.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Board directors Social Services for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Foundation, Houston, 1991. Nutrition advisor Stone Soup Food Pantry, Houston, 1991. Board directors, president Amigos Volunteers in Education Services, 1992-1995.

    Board directors Mishpachat Alizim, since 1993, president, since 1994. Member American Society Hospital Food Service Administration (president Texas Gulf Coast chapter 1990-1991), American Dietetic Association, South Texas Dietetic Association, Houston Association Realtors.

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, gardening, classic cars, bicycling, canoeing.

    Connections

    • father: Alan David Elbein
    • mother: Elaine Jean (Brooks) Elbein
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    Born March 11, 1958
    (age 59)
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