Kara Egan

Clinical Assistant Faculty

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Phone:
(317) 274-0175
Fax:
(317) 278-2041
Email:
karaegan@iupui.edu
Department:
Kinesiology
IU School of Physical Education and Tourism Management - IUPUI
901 W. New York Street, Ste. 250
Indianapolis, IN
46202

Education

  • Ph.D., Nutrition Science, Purdue University
  • MPH, Community Health, Purdue University
  • B.S., Biomedical Science, Grand Valley State University

Courses Taught

  • HPER-H 195 Principles and Applications of Lifestyle Wellness
  • HPER-N 220 Nutrition for Health
  • FN 31500 Fundamentals of Nutrition

Publications

Hill, K.M., Braun, M.M., Egan, K.A., Martin, B.M., McCabe, L.D., Peacock, M., McCabe, G.P., Weaver, C.M. (2011). Obesity augments calcium-induced increases in skeletal calcium retention in adolescents. J Clin Endocrin Metab 96(7), 2171-2177.

Research Interests

  • Nutrition and bone quality
  • Community nutrition

Current Projects

  • Indiana Nutrition Council - Vice Chair
  • IUPUI Wellness Coalition
  • PETM - Faculty Affairs
  • Foods and Nutrition Course Coordinator

Grants & Funding

  • CEG 2015
  • CEG 2013

Presentations

Teaching with iPads - Gateway to Graduation Presents: TechTalks, Spring 2015