Our food experts are contributors to this site as a public service and to promote their research on food resources and production. Liz Applegate, PhD Senior Lecturer, Department of Nutrition and Director of Sports Nutrition, Intercollegiate Athletics University of California - Davis University Webpage: http://nutrition.ucdavis.edu/faculty/applegate/index.cfm Read Blog Posts: Scientifically Speaking, What Are Trans Fats? Trans Fat Ban: What Does that Mean? Trans Fat Ban: Now What? Are Protein Shakes Healthy? ABCs of Food: E is for Exercise Meet an Expert: Liz Applegate, PhD Should I Be Eating Protein Bars? Pickle Juice – The New Sports Drink?