Marilyn C Cornelis, PhD

Marilyn C Cornelis, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine (Nutrition)



680 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400
Chicago IL 60611

Education and Certification

PhD: University of Toronto, Nutrition (2006)


Description of Interests

Dr. Cornelis’ research aims to couple modern high-throughput omic-technologies to traditional clinical and epidemiological methods to enhance biological understanding of how diet and nutrition contributes to chronic disease. She has a special interest in the genetics of coffee consumption, caffeine metabolism, taste preferences and other dietary behaviors.

Interests (Keywords)

Gene x Environment Interactions; Genetics; Nutrition, Dietetics; Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases

Research and Publications

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