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Dr. Linda Massey

Professor Emeritus, Human Nutrition
Washington State University Spokane
3209 Leslie Drive

Brief Biography:

PhD 1971 Biochemistry/Microbiology, University of Oklahoma

Grant reviewer for NIH and USDA

Awards for outstanding teaching, clinical research and overall faculty excellence

Major research funding from NIH, dairy and beef associations

67 research publications

NIH Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellow

American Dietetic Association Research Committee, Chair 2006-7

Chair, 7 PhD Nutrition, 39 MS Nutrition

Principal or Co-principal investigator 25 grants

Author 55 peer-reviewed research publications, 31 reviews and chapters

78 Invited speaker for professional audiences

Monthly nutrition column for Renal and Urology News, a monthly magazine for physician subsciribers

Peer research reviewer for 12 journals


Academic positions:

Assistant Professor Biochemistry, Oklahoma College Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa Oklahoma 1974-8

Assistant to Associate Professor, Food Science and Human Nutrition, Washington State University, Pullman Washington 1978-89

Professor, Human Nutrition, Washington State University Spokane, 1990-2007

Emeritus Professor, Human Nutrition 2007-present




Research interests:

Nutrition related to dietary calcium, magnesium, sodium, potassium, oxalate and phytate in the development, treatment and prevention of nephrolithiasis, hypertension and osteoporosis.


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

Great idea for timely publication of significant findings in clinical research


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