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James Joseph Kenney, American Nutrition research specialist. Diplomate American Board Nutrition; registered dietitian, California. Private United States Army, 1968-1969. Fellow American College Nutrition; member National Council Against Health Fraud (board of directors).

Background

Kenney, James Joseph was born on April 20, 1945 in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of James Henry and Margaret Teresa (McSweeny) Kenney.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutrition, University Massachusetts, 1969. Master of Science in Nutrition, Rutgers University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Nutrition, Rutgers University, 1974.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1974-1975;senior science analyst, Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, 1976;assistant professor, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1977;director, Nutrition Associations, Santa Monica, California, 1978-1981;director nutrition services, ALTA Institute, Los Angeles, 1982-1985;nutrition research specialist, Pritikin Longevity Center, Santa Monica, California, since 1985. Instructor Pasadena (California) City College, 1986. Lecturer department kinesiology University of California, Los Angeles, 1989-1991.

Consultant Quaker Oats, Inc., Chicago, 1989-1991. Expert witness Municipal Court, Encino, California, 1992.

Membership

Private United States Army, 1968-1969. Fellow American College Nutrition. Member National Council Against Health Fraud (board of directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, bicycling.