Celia M. Ross, M.S., A.B.D.


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Celia M. Ross, M.S., A.B.D.


I have a M.S. degree in Biology and I am in a Health Sciences PhD program.  I am a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) and am developing a career in gerontology.

Online education and writing
Art by ickole at Fiverr




 Comments and Letters

Scientific Commenting and Judo

Re: Mediterranean diet and telomere length in Nurses Health Study: population based cohort study

Primal Lakeshore Diet

Re: Fruit and vegetable consumption and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer: systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies

Fruit and vegetables in the diet and mental well-being

Exercise, gut, and the brain?

Epigenetics and the environment

Affordable dietary DHA is a social justice issue

Exercise and type 2 diabetes

Does whole fruit promote health in part through prebiotic activity?

A possible epigenetic mechanism linking fish consumption and cerebrovascular disease risk reduction.

Re: "Cigarette smoking and incidence of first depressive episode: An 11-year, population-based follow-up study".

Letter Regarding Article by Weitzman et al, Tobacco Smoke Exposure Is Associated With the Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents

Re: Prospective study of adult onset diabetes mellitus (Type 2) and risk of colorectal cancer in women


Gerontology. Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).





UNC-CH Executive Development Program
Working in healthcare at a nursing home
1997 USJI Senior National Judo Championships, Fort Lauderdale FL. -- 3rd in the Masters Division
Raised to be a learner
My Dad and me (with the telescope that he built as a boy) on one of our eclipse trips




Tikal Guatemala

Karate Tournament (1980's)
Beluga whale interaction tour -- FL vacation

Pilgrimage to Molokai

Snorkeling in NC

Worked in a lab in NC