Dr. John Erdman
Chair, IHSI Advisory Committee
(217) 333-2527
455 Bevier Hall 905 S Goodwin, M/C 182, Urbana, IL 61801

Dr. John Erdman is a professor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition. He earned his PhD in 1975 at Rutgers University in New Jersey. His research interests include nutritional and physiological biochemistry of humans and animals; nutrition and cancer; biological effects of carotenoids and vitamin A; soy protein and lipid metabolism; weight loss and control. He serves as the chair for the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative Advisory Board.