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Presentations

ROBIN R. ROACH

Assoc Professor

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: 161I Fieldhouse

Phone: (901) 678-3110

Email: rroach@memphis.edu

  •  Rago D, White M, Willians R, Stockton S, Knight T, Roach R, Marciel KK, Stokes DC. (2010) Using a cystic fibrosis knowledge of disease management questionnaire in adolescents to improve BMI. 24th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Baltimore, MD. 
  • Roach RR (2009). World Food Day Study Action Packet Planning Conference. Washington, DC.  
  • Roach, RR. ( 2008).Providing international nutrition education in an urban university in the US.Tennessee Consortium for International Studies Annual Meeting. Memphis, TN February. 
  • Mosby T, Clemens LH, Slawson D, Levy M, Roach R, Tolarova MM. (2004). Folate status, fortification, and its impact on birth prevalence of neural tube defects. Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Anaheim, CA, October 2004
  • Wager GD, Cowan PA, Clemens LH, Roach RR (2004).  The association between health behaviors in children and adolescents at risk for Type 2 diabetes and their parents.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Anaheim, CA, October 2004.
  • Roach R (2004). International Nutrition at an Urban University, Memphis District Dietetic Association Professional Development Seminar, Memphis, TN, October.
  • Roach RR, Young P. (2004). Alternative approaches to international nutrition education in an urban university in the United States. International Congress of Dietetics Meeting, Chicago, IL, May 2004.
  • Reasor K, Clemens LH, Roach RR, Meeks M. (2003). Experiences individuals have while on the Atkins Diet. Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, San Antonio, TX, October 2003.
  • Braun B, Clemens LH, Roach RR, Murphy M. (2003).  Environmental factors that influence the eating habits of 8 to 10 year old children. Annual Meeting of the American Dietetics Association, San Antonio, TX, October 2003.
  •  Burns K, Smith M, Roach R, Smith K. (1999).  Comparison of the linear growth of children with bone marrow transplants to normal population data using Z-scores.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Atlanta, Ga, October 1999.
  •   West H, Smith M, Roach R, Williams R. (1999).  Resting energy expenditure and nutritional status in children with sickle cell disease after glutamine supplementation.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Atlanta, GA, October 1999.
  •   Roach R. (1999).  A Model for Training Allied Health Students to Teach Clients.  Arkansas Instructional Conference, University of Arkansas at Hope, March 1999.
  •   Loria K, Smith M, Roach R,  Connor P. (1998).  Outcome Measures to Determine the Importance of Dietitians in Diabetes Care in a Primary Care Setting.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, October 1998.
  •   Ewing A, Mitchell C,  Roach R. (1998).  Clinical Indicators Predicting Weight Loss in Nursing Home Residents.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, October 1998.
  •   Legowski P, Roach R, Smith, M, Thomas E,  Sibrian R. (1998).  Assessment of the Household Food Habits and Dietary Patterns of Rural Belize.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, October 1998.
  •   Roach R. (1998).  Developing Food guidelines in a Developing Country.  Biennial Meeting of the SE College Teachers of Food, Nutrition, and Food Science, Tennessee State University, February 1998.
  •   Roach R. (1996).  A Model for Teaching Research at the Belize School of Nursing.  Caribbean Nurses Organization XX Biennial Conference, Belize City, Belize, Central America, August 1996.
  •   Roach R. (1996).  International Experiences: 4 Countries and the Beijing Conference.  Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, St. Louis, MO, July 1996.
  •   Roach R.  (1996).  International Experiences in Nutrition Education: Preparing for the 21st Century.  Tennessee Dietetic Association Spring Meeting and the Memphis Area Nutrition Council 27th Annual Symposium, Memphis, TN,  April 1996.
  •   Todd JL, Smith MA, Roach R, Cesari J. (1996).  The role of negative self-esteem in making adolescents vulnerable to the progression from disordered eating and body dissatisfaction to the development of an eating disorder. Spring Meeting of the Memphis District Dietetic Association, April 1996.
  •   Roach R. (1996).  Preparing Nutrition Educators for Globalization.  Annual Meeting of the SE College Teachers of Food, Nutrition, and Food Science, Tuskegee University, March 1996.
  •   Crowson C, Roach R, Smith M, Polly D. (1995).  Nutrition knowledge of preschool children living in transitional housing or stable housing and the nutrition messages of their mothers.  Annual Meeting of  the American Dietetic Association, October 1995.
  •   Frankum K, Roach R, Anspaugh D, Smith M, Stevens P. (1995).  A knowledge assessment followingnutrition and food labeling instructions with college students.  Annual Meeting of the American DieteticAssociation, October 1995.
  •   Young L, Smith M, Roach R, Cesari J. (1995).  The prevalence and correlating characteristics of disordered eating among adolescent female cheerleaders and dancers.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, October 1995.  (JADA 95: A-61).
  •   Sulentich DM, Roach R, Walker L,  Smith, M. (1995).  The relationship between inner city adolescents qualifying for free, reduced and full price school lunches and nutrition knowledge.  Spring Meeting of the Tennessee Dietetic Association, April 1995.  
  • Roach R (1993). Effective Patient Counseling Techniques. UT Family Medicine Residents, Memphis, TN, November .
  •   Dundas M, Neill M, Roach R, Stevens P. (1995).  A comparison study: using the food guide pyramid and the American Diabetes Association Exchange Lists in Nutrition Counseling for lower socioeconomic status adults. Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, Washington, DC, July 1995.
  • Roach RR. (1993).  Clinical Management Practice Grant Experience.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Anaheim, CA, October .
  •   Yarbro AL, Dundas ML, Connor PD, Roach RR, Murphy M. (1993).  Lifestyle behaviors and attitudes of pregnant women concerning weight gain.  Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, Minneapolis, MN, June 1993.      

  •     Roach RR. (1991).  Training dietetic students to be effective educators.  Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, Miami, FL, July 1991.
  •   Slawson DL, Eck LH, Mitchell CO,  Roach RR. (1991).  Socioeconomic and racial differences in attitudes and subjective norms and their relationship to nutrition-related behaviors.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Dallas, TX, October 1991.
  •   Ellis K, Dundas ML, Nuckolls J, Bond CL, Roach RR. (1991).  Will low literacy materials help obese patients lose weight and make lifestyle changes?  Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, Miami, FL, July 1991.
  • Roach R (1991). Empowering the Learner-Patient Education that Works. Regional Medical Center Clinical Nutrition Service Symposium, Peabody Hotel, Memphis, TN, September.
  •   Smith LP, Smith MA, Dundas ML,  Roach RR. (1991).  Implementation of a healthy eating plan inschool food lunch.  Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association, Dallas, TX, October 1991.
  •   Roach RR. (1990).  Nutrition educators-Are we effective?  Annual Meeting of the American Home Economics Association, San Antonio, TX, June 1990. 
  • Roach RR,  Dundas ML. (1990).  Improving patient teaching skills of nutrition educators.  Annual Meeting of the Society for Nutrition Education, Anaheim, CA, July 1990.


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