Introduction

Teaching Interests

Research Interests

Educational Background

Schedule

School of Health & Human Services 

Department of Health & Nutritional Sciences 

Pera Jambazian  
Assistant Professor 


Office: PE 236 
Phone: (323) 343-4740 
FAX: (323) 343-2670 
Email: pjambazi@calstatela.edu  


INTRODUCTION 

Pera Jambazian worked as Director of Child Nutrition Services for 10 years for three different school districts. She has also had experience in nutrition consulting, food service management, marketing and personnel management. She has been a part-time instructor at Cal State L.A. since 1995 in Health and Nutritional Science until accepting a full-time tenure track appointment in Fall, 1996. She is also a Certified Exercise/Fitness Instructor by the American College of Sports Medicine.


TEACHING INTERESTS 

Institutional Foods, Nutrition, Food Service Management, Cultural Foods, Sanitation.


RESEARCH INTERESTS 

Calcium and osteoporosis in pre- and post-menopausal women.

Insulin-like growth factors and bone mass density in the elderly-examining dietary factors.

IsoPlavones and effect on bone metabolism and blood lipids.

Nutrition and Exercise.


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND 

A.B.D., Nutrition, In progress 
Loma Linda University 

M.S., Nutrution/Food Science emphasis, Home Economics, 1988 
Capital State University, Northridge 

B.S., Biological Sciences, 1981 
California Lutheran University 


WINTER 1997 SCHEDULE 

Course Sect. No. Title Units Day & Time Room
NTRS
317
      MW
8-9:15AM
 
NTRS 414A       TTR 10:30-11:45  
NTRS 414L       T
12-2:30
 
NTRS 419S       M
9:30-12:00
 

OFFICE HOURS

Day Time
Wednesday 9:30-12:30 (advisement)
TTR 10-10:20
Thursday 12-12:30

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