Child and Youth Nutrition
Pathway Contributor: Theresa Glanville
Dr. Theresa Glanville is a Professor in the Dept. of Applied Human Nutrition at Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, NS. Her areas of teaching expertise include medical nutrition therapy, metabolism, & research methods.
Dr. Glanville's research interests are diverse and include dietary behaviours of "at risk" populations with an emphasis on diet quality and food sharing in low income families; and factors shaping food selection patterns of young children.
Dr. Glanville has a special interest in the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs). She served as a reviewer for the Panel Report on Folate & Other B Vitamins and is currently a member of the Expert Advisory Committee convened by Health Canada to guide implementation of the DRIs. Dr. Glanville is also a member of the Advisory Committee working with Dietitians of Canada to develop the on-line DRI course. She authored the on-line course on Vitamin and Mineral Supplementation for DC.
contributed to the following Practice Questions: