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Chris Radlicz, M.S.

Nutrition and Aging, Long Term Care Policy
University of Alabama at Birmingham
School of Public Health Birmingham, Alabama 35294
E-mail: cradlicz@uab.edu
Full CV

Brief Biography: Chris graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio in 2015. He continued his education in New York City at Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition and earned a Master of Science in Human Nutrition. Chris began his MPH in Health Care Organization and Policy at UAB in the Fall of 2016. He is a Graduate Research Assistant under the mentorship of Dr. Julie Locher and Dr. Justin Blackburn.

Research Focus and Projects:  Chris will be investigating whether obesity is a determining factor in acceptance and placement into long term care facilities. Additionally, he will be reviewing the literature on aspects of nutrition and aging including common truths and misconceptions.

Publications:

  • Joseph LC, Subramanyam P, Radlicz C, et al. Mitochondrial oxidative stress during cardiac lipid overload causes intracellular calcium leak and arrhythmia. Heart Rhythm. May 2016. doi:10.1016/j.hrthm.2016.05.002.

Years: 08/01/2015 - present
Primary Mentor: Dr. Julie Locher; Dr. Justin Blackburn

Acknowledgement and Disclaimer
The trainee’s projects are supported through a NIH K07 Academic Career Leadership Award focused on nutrition and aging research initiatives.