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Arline Margaret McDonald Edit Profile

Arline Margaret McDonald, Chilean, American nutrition educator, researcher. Recipient Chancellor's Citation award, University Tennessee, 1978, Research Career Development award, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, 1982-1987. Fellow: American Heart Association (associate; council epidemiology); member: Chicago Heart Association, Sigma Xi.

Background

McDonald, Arline Margaret was born on January 8, 1953 in Chuquicamata, Chile. Daughter of Robert Emmett and Barbara Ann (Gehres) McDonald.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Kentucky, 1974. Master of Science, University Tennessee, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tennessee, 1978.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, 1978—1981, assistant professor community health and preventive medicine, 1982—1991. Assistant professor nutrition and medical dietetics University Illinois, Chicago Health Sciences Center, 1981—1991. Research scientist Quaker Oats Company, Chicago, since 1991.

Membership

Fellow: American Heart Association (associate. Council epidemiology). Member: Chicago Heart Association, Sigma Xi.