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Jo-Ann Heslin

Jo-Ann Heslin, American dietician, nutritionist. Registered dietician, New York; certified home economist. Member American Dietetic Association, American Home Economics Association, Home Economists In Business (Secretary, committee chairs, since 1986, American Heart Association (certified cardiovascular counselor), American Medical Writers Association, National Technical Resource, Pediatric Nutritionists.

Background

  • Heslin, Jo-Ann was born on February 16, 1946 in Bayshore, New York, United States. Daughter of Joseph and Anna (Hodl) Saufl.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Oneonta, 1967. Master of Arts, New York University, 1970.

    Career

    • Test kitchen associate Family Circle Magazine, New York City, 1967-1969. Public health nutritionist National Dairy Council, 1969-1970. Assistant professor Downstate Medical Center State University of New York, 1970-1975.

      Consultant, owner NRH Nutrition Consultant, Valley Stream, New York, since 1975. Member editorial boards American Baby Magazine, New York City, since 1978, Prevention Magazine, Eamaus, Pennsylvania, 1984-1986, Environmental Nutrition Newsletter, New York City, since 1985, Childbirth Educator, New York City, 1989-1990.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dietician, New York. Certified home economist.

    Works

    • The Cholesterol Counter: 7th Edition
    • With more than six hundred pages of food listings—from your very own freezer to your favorite restaurant chain—The Cholesterol Counter gives you all the important information you need to know about your favorite foods.

    Membership

    Member American Dietetic Association, American Home Economics Association, Home Economists In Business (Secretary, committee chairs, since 1986, American Heart Association (certified cardiovascular counselor), American Medical Writers Association, National Technical Resource, Pediatric Nutritionists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming, cross country skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Joseph Heslin, January 3, 1969. Children: Kirsten, Karen.
    • father: Joseph Saufl
    • mother: Anna (Hodl) Saufl
    • spouse: Joseph Heslin
    • children: Kirsten Heslin
    • Karen Heslin
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    Born February 16, 1946
    (age 71)
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