B.S., Florida State University, 1977; R.D., Dietetic Internship, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 1978; M.S., Case Western Reserve University, 1978; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1989; Postdoctoral Training, National Cancer Institute; USDA Vitamins and Minerals Laboratory, 1989-1992.
My recent research has focused on factors influencing people’s decision to become/stay vegetarian and on acceptablity of foods and food production methods for those selecting vegetarian or vegan diets.
Mangels R, Driggers J. The youngest vegetarians: Vegetarian infants and toddlers. ICAN: Infant, Child & Adolescent Nutrition. 2012;4:8-20.
Craig WJ, Mangels AR. Position of the American Dietetic Association: Vegetarian diets. J Am Diet Assoc. 2009;109:1266-1282.
Messina V, Mangels AR. Considerations in planning vegan diets: Children. J Am Diet Assoc 2001;101:661-9.
Mangels AR, Messina V. Considerations in planning vegan diets: Infants. J Am Diet Assoc 2001;101:670-7.
Mangels AR. Holden JM, Beecher GR, Forman MR, Lanza E. Carotenoid content of fruits and vegetables: An evaluation of analytical data. J Am Diet Assoc 1993;93:284-296.