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Evan Reister Instructor Department of Health Studies

Contact
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CAS - Health Studies
Degrees
PhD, Nutrition Science, Purdue University
BS, Exercise Science, Transylvania University
BS, Neuroscience, Transylvania University

Bio
Evan Reister is a Professorial Lecturer in the Department of Health Studies. Evan studied Exercise Science and Neuroscience during his undergraduate years at Transylvania University in Lexington, KY. He then went on to complete a doctorate in Nutrition Science at Purdue University. While at Purdue University, Evan had a research focus on the effects of food properties and environmental factors on ingestive behavior and physiological responses in healthy adults. His studies included the examination of hummus as an afternoon snack, the assessment of package size and variety on snack intake, and an exploration of the mechanisms of action of a weight-loss device. Additionally, he had the great fortune of being a teaching assistant and graduate lecturer in various Nutrition Science and Food Science courses at Purdue University. Evan is passionate about teaching and encouraging student success both in his classroom and out in the world.
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Teaching

Summer 2022

  • HLTH-640 Nutrition Program Design

  • HLTH-641 Health Communication

Fall 2022

  • HLTH-200 Art and Science of Wellbeing

  • HLTH-200 Art and Science of Wellbeing

  • HLTH-615 Science of Health Promotion

  • HLTH-630 Nutrition Education Methods

  • HLTH-640 Nutrition Program Design

Spring 2023

  • HLTH-200 Art and Science of Wellbeing

  • HLTH-200 Art and Science of Wellbeing

  • HLTH-200 Art and Science of Wellbeing

  • HLTH-630 Nutrition Education Methods

  • HLTH-641 Health Communication

  • HLTH-655 Vitamins and Minerals