Meena Mahadevan

Program of Speciality

  • Nutrition Sciences

Scholarly Interests and Specialties

  • Nutritional Aspects of Drug Abuse and HIV among Ethnic Minority Women
  • Food Perceptions of Asian Indian Immigrants
  • Effects of Menu Engineering on Menu Choices
  • Occupational Stress and Nutritional Health of Restaurant Chefs

Professional Association Memberships

  • Society of Nutrition Education
  • American Public Health Association

Reviewer for the following professional journals

  • Ecology of Food and Nutrition

Work With Schools and Other Agencies

  • Housing Works HIV/AIDS Harm Reduction, Inc., NY
  • Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center, NY
  • Bronx AIDS Services, NY

Work with the agencies to collect nutritional data from their substance abusing HIV-positive clients.