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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Lisa M. Gaetke Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Superfund Research Program

Lisa M. Gaetke Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

University of Kentucky
Department of Nutrition and Food Science
119 Funkhouser Building 0054
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0054
Phone: 859-257-1031
Fax: 859-257-3707


Research Briefs

Hazardous Waste Sites

National Electric Coil/Cooper Industries

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  • Dunn K, Gaetke LM, Stephenson T, Brewer D. 2017. Older adults’ perception of nutrition being protective against the detrimental health effects of environmental pollution. J Ext 55(4):1-8. PMID:29176912 PMCID:PMC5697776



  • Hofe C, Feng L, Zephyr D, Stromberg AJ, Hennig B, Gaetke LM. 2014. Fruit and vegetable intake, as reflected by serum carotenoid concentrations, predicts reduced probability of polychlorinated biphenyl-associated risk for type 2 diabetes: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004. Nutr Res 34(4):285-293. doi:10.1016/j.nutres.2014.02.001 PMID:24774064 PMCID:PMC4008967




  • Gaetke LM, Bastin SS. 2005. A nutrition outreach program provides interchange between university researchers and Superfund communities. In: Proceedings of the 46th Annual Meeting of the American College of Nutrition, September 22-25. Kiawah Island, SC.
  • Gaetke LM, Bowen C. 2005. Understanding Superfund, helping Kentucky communities through nutrition. In: Proceedings of the Cooperative Extension Service Family and Consumer Sciences Foods and Nutrition Annual Workshop, Winchester, Elizabethtown, and Princeton, KY. Winchester, KY.
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