Publications

Peer Reviewed Literature

  1. Elie Chamoun, David M. Mutch, Emma Allen-Vercoe, Andrea C. Buchholz, Alison M. Duncan, Lawrence L. Spriet, Jess Haines and David W.L. Ma*, on behalf of the Guelph Family Health Study. A review of the associations between single nucleotide polymorphisms in taste receptors, eating behaviours, and health.  Accepted Feb 2016.  Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition.

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10408398.2016.1152229

Conference Abstracts (Trainees are italicized)

  1. Elie Chamoun, Fatima Chleilat, Andrea Buchholz, Alison M. Duncan, David M. Mutch, Jess Haines, David W.L. Ma, and Guelph Family Health Study (May 5-7, 2016) Association of polymorphisms in fat, sweet and bitter genes with biomarkers of lipid and glucose metabolism in children and adults. Canadian Nutrition Society – 7th Annual Conference. Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada.
  1. Fatima Chleilat*, Elie Chamoun, Alison M. Duncan, David M. Mutch, Jess Haines, David W.L. Ma, Guelph Family Health Study (May 5-7, 2016)  Genetic variation in salt taste receptors relates to sodium intake and cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Guelph Family Health Study. Canadian Nutrition Society – 7th Annual Conference. Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada. *Selected as one of eight Poster Finalist.
  1. Julia A. Mirotta, Jess Haines, David W. L. Ma, Alison M. Duncan, Guelph Family Health Study (May 5-7, 2016) Effect of a family home-based behavioural intervention on children’s dietary intakes.  Canadian Nutrition Society – 7th Annual Conference. Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada.
  1. Laura M. MacRae, Julia A. Mirotta, Alison M. Duncan, Jess Haines, and David W.L. Ma, Guelph Family Health Study (May 5-7, 2016) The relationship between home environment chaos, blood cortisol levels, and dietary fat intake among parents in the Guelph Family Health Study. Canadian Nutrition Society – 7th Annual Conference. Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada.
  1. Daniel .M. Pyc, A.M. Duncan, P. Brauer, A. Buchholz, L.L. Spriet, D. Mutch, J. Haines, L.A Vallis, E. Allen-Vercoe, David W.L. Ma (October 14 – 17, 2015). Wrist versus hip accelerometer placement for tracking physical activity in pre-school children: a methodological study. Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology. Sheraton Hamilton Hotel, Ontario, Canada.