Suzanne Domel Baxter



Baxter, Suzanne Domel
(PhD and MS in Nutrition, Texas Woman’s University; BS, Texas Christian University), Research Professor at the Institute for Families in Society, is a Registered Dietitian and Fellow of the American Dietetic Association. Dr. Baxter conducts methodological research concerning the accuracy of children’s dietary recalls. She was previously Assistant and Associate Professor at the Medical College of Georgia where she also completed a post-doctoral fellowship. At the beginning of her career, she worked in Texas at a residential school for handicapped children, in an out-patient clinic, for school food service, and for the Women, Infants, and Children program. Dr. Baxter is currently Principal Investigator on two competitive research grants funded by the National Institutes of Health for a total of $2.8 million. As Principal Investigator, she has completed competitive research grants funded extramurally by the National Institutes of Health and the US Department of Agriculture for a total of $2.2 million, and intramurally for a total of $57,000. She has authored more than 45 peer-reviewed research publications and several book chapters. She serves as a reviewer for numerous professional journals; she recently completed a term on the Board of Editors for the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior and is now on the Board of Editors for the Journal of the American Dietetic Association.  Dr. Baxter recently completed a term as a member of the Cardiovascular and Sleep Epidemiology (CASE) Study Section of the Center for Scientific Review for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). She serves as a reviewer for several Special Emphasis Panels at NIH as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Her full cv is available at .