Position: Assistant Professor of Public Health
Location: Gregory 155
Phone: 540) 665-4831
BS Cornell University; MS Cornell University; PhD Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Fields of Expertise:
- public health
- nutritional epidemiology
- food systems
- food science
- sensory evaluation of food (taste tests)
- food product development
- reproducible research
Passionate educator and researcher, with extensive experience in the public health sector and food industry. Special interest in nutritional epidemiology, the US food system, and reproducible research utilizing publicly available datasets. Strong background in teaching, programming, epidemiology, biostatistics, and scientific literature review. Enthusiastic writer and speaker for general, scientific, and professional audiences.
Teaching Schedule – Spring 2020
PH 101 – Introduction to Public Health
PH 395 – Introduction to Food Systems
PH 440 – Community Nutrition
Selected Lay Publications
Protect our traditions… by preventing gun deaths
Winchester Star. 2019 Dec 7. Editorial Page
Costume? Check. Candy? Check. Flu?
Winchester Star. 2019 Oct 30. Editorial Page
Selected Scientific Publications
The association of dietary phosphorus with blood pressure: Results from a secondary analysis of the PREMIER Trial.
McClure ST, Rebholz CM, Mitchell D, Selvin E, Appel LJ.
Journal of Human Hypertension. 2019 Aug 21. doi: 10.1038/s41371-019-0231-x.
Dietary phosphorus intake and blood pressure in adults: a systematic review of randomized trials and prospective observational studies.
McClure ST, Rebholz CM, Medabalimi S, Hu EA, Xu Z, Selvin E, Appel LJ.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2019 May 1;109(5):1264-1272. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqy343.
The Percentage of Dietary Phosphorus Excreted in the Urine Varies by Dietary Pattern in a Randomized Feeding Study in Adults.
McClure ST, Rebholz CM, Phillips KM, Champagne CM, Selvin E, Appel LJ.
The Journal of Nutrition. 2019 May 1;149(5):816-823. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxy318.
Food Processing and Incident Hypertension: Causal Relationship, Confounding, or Both?
McClure ST, Appel LJ.
American Journal of Hypertension. 2017 Apr 1;30(4):348-349. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpw170.
Dietary Sources of Phosphorus among Adults in the United States: Results from NHANES 2001-2014.
McClure ST, Chang AR, Selvin E, Rebholz CM, Appel LJ.
Nutrients. 2017 Jan 30;9(2). pii: E95. doi: 10.3390/nu9020095.
We really can make the world a better place, but being right is not enough. We have to be able to communicate our message, and be willing to understand the people whose minds we want to change.
My wife Katrina and I are incredibly excited to start the next phase of our life here with our two daughters, Julia (born 2017) and Penelope (born 2019), and our dog Mocha (born 2013). We are designing a house to put on our 20-acre farmette where we can raise goats and chickens, grow fruit trees, and maybe dig a cheese cave.