Curriculum Vitae

name: Colin Campbell
occupation: Co-chair of the World Cancer Research Fund
Project Director China-Oxford-Cornell Diet and Health Project
Division of Nutritional Sciences Cornell University Ithaca, NY
relevance: Expert on the links between diet and cancer

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Colin Campbell, who was trained at Cornell (M.S., Ph.D.) and MIT (Research Associate) in nutrition, biochemistry and toxicology, spent 10 years on the faculty of virginia Tech's Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition before returning to the DiviSion of Nutritional Sciences Cornell in 1975 where he presently holds the endowed chair of Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Nutritional Biochemistry. His principal scientific interests, which began with his graduate training in the late 1950's, has been on the effects of nutritional status on long term health, particularly on the causation of cancer. He has conducted original research both in laboratory experiments and in large-scale human studies; in addition, he has participated in multiple deliberations on state, national and international policy matters, has lectured extensively, and has authored over 300 research papers.

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In summary, he has been interested both in original research investigation (particularly on the effects of dietary protein on health outcomes) and in the application' of this information for national policy and public information.

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